Mr. Oney’s art students at the Jefferson Street Campus use Big Spring Park as a muse. They sketched scenes Tuesday and returned the following day to paint “en plein air” (“in the open air”) like French artists of days past.

Michael McQuade is Mr. Oney’s art student at the Jefferson Street Campus who uses Big Spring Park as a muse. He sketched scenes Tuesday and returned the following day to paint “en plein air” (“in the open air”) like French artists of days past.