Below is a list of current exhibits and events.

I have the honor to announce that my painting, The Look, was selected to be in this fantastic exhibition!

OPEN STUDIOS PLEIN AIR EVENTS

The 2024 Boulder County Plein Air Festival

Exhibit will be at the Feed Store, Niwot, CO
291 2nd Ave, Niwot, CO 80544

June 8, 2024

I will be giving a demonstration during the week. Check back for event details.

Important dates:

  • June 1 – 7: Painting

  • June 8, 2024: Opening Reception & Awards

  • Exhibit open to the public, noon to 6, Thursdays-Sundays through July 5, 2024

  • July 4, 2024: Exhibit open to the public during Niwot’s 4th of July Festivities

  • July 5, 2024: First Friday Art Walk in downtown Niwot, Plein Air Exhibit will be open until 9 p.m.

  • July 5, 2024: Exhibit and Sale closes

 

Estes Valley PLEIN AIR 

“Rediscovering the Art of Plein Air in the Rockies”

August 22 – 28 Estes Valley Plein Air Paint Out

EVPA artists paint on location within a 50-mile radius of Estes Park, including Rocky Mountain National Park.

Saturday, August 24 Estes Valley Quick Paint & Auction

8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Riverside Plaza, downtown Estes Park. Artist registration begins at 8:00 a.m.

Friday, August 30 Estes Valley Plein Air Gala Opening Day

Gala Reception 5–7 p.m. Awards at 6:00 p.m. All artwork is for sale.

August 30 – September 29 Estes Valley Plein Air Sale and Exhibition

Art Center 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily. All artwork is for sale.

Snowmass Plein Air

The 2024 Plein Air Festival – August 2024

This summer, Snowmass welcomes the Plein Air Art Festival! From August 4-9, over 20 Colorado artists descend on Snowmass to spend five days painting the natural beauty and splendor of the surrounding landscape. On August 10 and 11, guests and locals are invited to Snowmass Base Village to view the artwork and purchase their favorite pieces to take home!

Steamboat Plein Air

The 2024 Plein Air Festival – September 20 – 27, 2024

The Kick-Off Quick Draw at the Farmer’s Market on Saturday, Sept. 21, a mid-week Sunset Reception, and the opening Night Reception and Awards on Friday, Sept 27.  Details to come as we get closer.

Creative Framing & Art Gallery

Gallery Showroom Representation

The gallery has moved! Come visit the beautiful new gallery!

Ongoing art exhibition of original paintings, giclee prints and notecards

New location:
1075 E. South Boulder Rd. #110, Louisville, CO 80027
in the Christopher Plaza

https://creativeframingartgallery.com/

Gallery Showroom Representation

Ongoing –  2022
Boulder, Colorado

Mary Williams Fine Arts Gallery
5311 Western Ave. #112, Boulder, CO 80301
http://www.marywilliamsfinearts.com
***Please check the gallery’s hours on their website, or call 303-938-1588

2023

  • Steamboat Plein Air Festival 2023 – Award of Excellence and Honorable Mention
  • Estes Valley Plein Air 2023 – Honorable Mention
  • Snowmass Plein Air, 2023
  • Blend, CU Shakespeare Festival Themed Artwork, Mary Williams Fine Arts Gallery

 

2022

  • Plein Air Artists Colorado Annual Exhibition, December 2022
  • Creative Framing Art Gallery, 4 person exhibition, September & October 2022
  • Snowmass Plein Air Festival, 2022 Third Place Award
  • Boulder Plein Air Festival, July 2021 First Place Watercolor AwardCreekside
  • Colorado National Monument Exhibition, March-April 2022
  • San Diego Watercolor Society Plein Air Exhibit, 2022
  • Open Studios Member Exhibit, 2022

2021

  • Watercolor West 53rd International Juried Exhibit, October 2021
  • Georgetown Plein Air Festival, 2021
  • Boulder Plein Air Festival, July 2021 First Place Watercolor AwardGolden Hour
  • Colorado Watercolor Society, 2021
  • Laguna Plein Air Painters Association Waterworks, 2021
  • Western Federation of Watercolor Societies, 2021

2020

  • Georgetown Plein Air, 2020 – Best Train Painting Award – The Train is Coming
  • PAAC’s 24th Annual National Show, 2020, Taos, NM
  • Governor’s Art Show, September 2020, Loveland, CO
  • Rockies West National Exhibition – Best Colorado Artist Award
  • Borrego Springs Plein Air Invitational, California
  • Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Exhibition
  • Colorado National Monument Plein Air – People’s Choice Award
  • Georgetown Plein Air event – Best Historic District Painting

2019

  • Estes Valley Plein Air, August 2019,  Board of Directors Gold Award for In the Heat of the Day
  • Borrego Springs, California Plein Air Event, March 2019
  • Boulder Plein Air Festival, April 28 – May 5, 2019, 3rd Place Award for painting Around the Riverbend 
  • Western Federation of Watercolor Societies Exhibition
  • Colorado Watercolor Society 2019 State Watercolor Exhibition, June 2019
  • PAAC’s 23rd Annual National Show, Honorable Mention Award for An Individual
  • 2019 Telluride Plein Air, June-July 2019