Paint Outs—which often include a free demonstration!
From January through April and then from October through December Paint Outs are scheduled at various venues including a variety of Pima County Parks (which are hosted by PAINT OUT IN THE PARKS (see below). Several Paint Outs include demonstrations by our signature members.
You are invited to attend one Paint-out as our guest before becoming a member of Sonoran Plein Air Painters.
PAINT OUT IN THE PARKS is presented by Pima County Natural Resources Parks & Recreation, Wendy Burroughs, Coordinator. Currently, these are held on Thursdays.
2018-2019 PAINT OUTS
Sunday, August 12, 6:30AM
Monday-Wednesday, September 24-25, 3:00PM
Madera Canyon. Campout option. (MAP)
Thursday, October 18, 3:00PM
Juan Santa Cruz Picnic area, Pima County (MAP)
Thursday, November 1, 2:00PM
Mt. Lemmon, Ski Valley (MAP)
Friday, November 9, 3:00 PM
Gates Pass, Pima Co. Parks Paint Out (MAP)
Demonstration by SPAP Signature Member Barbara Mulleneaux
Sunday, November 18, 9:00AM
Thursday, December 20, 2:00PM
Colossal Cave, Vail, AZ (MAP)
Demo by SPAP Artist Member Denyse Fenelon
Thursday-Friday, January 10-11, Organ Pipe National Monument
Saturday-Sunday, January 12-13, Town of Ajo & Vicinity
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
RV and tent sites are available in Organ Pipe
Wednesday, January 23, 3 PM
Pizza Paintout, Ken Rupel’s house.
Address: 7101 W. Ina Road.
Near west end of Ina Rd. against Sombrero Peak.
Directions: Take Silverbell Road to W. Ina Road. Turn west, stay on Ina and and cross Wade Road (do not turn). Continue past Wade Road 150 yards and you’ll see a rusted metal & brick automatic gate on the left. Gate code for this event: 0123. Look for the ‘SPAP’ sign.
When gate opens, continue along the gravel drive. In 200 yards you’ll see address sign ‘7101’ hanging from a tree. Turn right into the property and park as soon as you find a space!
Call Ken @ 707-492-0394 if needing help.
March 16, 10AM
Paintout in conjuction with all-member show
Demonstration 10AM by Julie Patterson
Roy P. Drachman-Agua Caliente Park
12325 E Roger Rd, Tucson, AZ 85749
Mt Lemmon Windy Point
Ski Valley, Mt. Lemmon
San Pedro Vista
July 14-July 16
Mt. Lemmon Rose Canyon
Campout and Paint Out
Mt. Lemmon Summit
Steam Pump Ranch
Parks Paint Out
San Xavier Mission
Tucson Mtns. King Canyon