MEETINGS

We have two groups of artists that meet regularly, one on the Front Range (Denver) and one on the Western Slope (Grand Junction). Both share friendships, information on pastel supplies, demos, and methods to promote sales.

Front Range Meetings

The Front Range group meets the second Saturday the month at 1:00 pm at the Presbytery of Denver (1710 S Grant St, Denver, CO 80210). Please see our e-newsletters for details.

January 14
Demo by: Nancy Wylie
Board Meeting at 10am-Noon
Member Meeting and Demo 1-3pm
Nancy Wylie
www.nwylie.com
February 11
Demo by: Jeannette Stutzman
Member Meeting and Demo at 1pm
Jeannette Stutzman
www.JeannetteStutzman.com
March 11
Demo by: TBA
Board meeting 10am-Noon
Member Meeting and Demo at 1pm
April 8
Demo by: Diane Fechenback
Meeting and Demo at 1pm
Diane Fechenback
www.lightNshadowstudio.com
May 13
Demo by: Norbert Nagel
Board meeting 10am-1pm
Meeting and Demo at 1pm
Norbert Nagel
www.norbertnagelart.com
September 9
Annual PSC Meeting in Avon, CO
October 14
Demo by: Lee McVey
Member Meeting and Demo at 1pm
Lee McVey, PSA, PSNM-DP
www.leemcvey.com
November 11
Demo by: Jennifer Reifenberg
Board meeting 10am-1pm
Member Meeting and Demo at 1pm
Jennifer Reifenberg
http://www.artofsunshine.com
December 9
Holiday Luncheon
TBA, See our Shows/Events page for more information
No Board Meeting in December

Western Slope Meetings

The Western Slope group meets the third Saturday of the month at 1:00 pm at the Bray Education Center (637 Belford Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81505). Please see our e-newsletters for details.

January 21
Demo by: Workshop
Fill Your Cup
679 Curecanti Circle
New Year Kick Off
February 18
Demo by: Diane Fechenbach
Diane Fechenbach, Highland Ranch, CO http://LightNShadowstudio.com
March 18
Demo by: Diane Edwards
Diane Edwards, Ft. Collins, CO www.dianeedwardsart.com
April 15
Demo by: Mike Ray
Mike Ray, Littleton, CO http://mrray.faso.com
May 20
Demo by: Terri Lombardi
Terri Lombardi, Denver, CO
www.terrielombardi.com
September 9
Annual PSC Meeting in Avon, CO
September 16
Demo by: Paul Birchak
Paul Birchak, Thornton, CO
www.apolloartstudios.com
October 21
Demo by: Jeanie Schlump
Jeanie Schlump, Larimie, Wyoming www.jeanieschlump.com
November 18
Demo by: Kathy Imel
Kathy Imel, Westminster, CO www.kathyimelgallery.com
December 16
Christmas Party, Connolly Residence, 12 - 3 PM

2017 PAINT-OUTS

NOTE: Paintouts will now be on the fourth Saturday of the month.

January 28
Lorenzo Chavez's Studio and Hidden Mesa Starting at 9 or 10am (weather permitting)
LORENZO CHAVEZ' STUDIO & HIDDEN MESA
SOUTH OF PARKER, CO

We will meet at Lorenzo's studio located in the Old School House - 19650 Main Street, Parker, Colorado.

Lorenzo would like to meet at about 9:00 a.m. if the weather is great, 10:00 a.m. if the weather is so-so. We'll send a paintout notice the Monday before the paintout...

There is public parking behind the Old School House which is located on Pikes Peak Ave, accessed via a right turn at the Pine Drive traffic light on Main Street.

At present the the paintout location is Hidden Mesa (Douglas County Open Space), south of Parker on Hwy 83. This may change due to weather on that day and the numbers of painters attending.

Anyone who wants to join for lunch nearby after the paintout is welcome. More details to follow in the Jan 23rd email announcement.
February 25
Red Rocks Trading Post and Park, Morrison 10am
Red Rocks Park
18300 W. Alameda Parkway
Morrison, CO 80465
Phone: 720-865-2494

Meet at 10am at the Trading Post for a morning of plein air painting!
March 25
Centennial Covenant Church 9am to Noon
Live Model

Centennial Covenant Church
401 W Mineral Ave,
Littleton, CO 80120

PLEASE RSVP to paintouts@pastelsocietyofcolorado.org by March 12th so we can be sure we have enough people to cover the model and church fees.

$10 minimum with more than 6 artist to cover the model fees, $15 max with less than 6. $25 goes to the church in addition to the model fee.

Link below for google maps
April 22
Riverbend Ponds, Ft. Collins 10am
About three miles of natural surface trails and a boardwalk from the Cherly St. entrance. A paved trail underpass under Prospect Road connects to recreational opportunities on the south side of Prospect: Cottonwood Hollow and Running Deer natural areas and CSU's Environmental Learning Center. Trail Map >>>

E Prospect Rd, Fort Collins, CO 80525
May 27
Pulpit Rock Open Space, Colorado Springs
Open space preserve with 500 acres of land with paved & unpaved trails, plus city & mountain views.

Address: Colorado Springs, CO 80918
June 24
White Ranch Open Space, Golden 10am
Cyclists, hikers, campers & wildlife watchers are welcomed to this preserve with 20 miles of trails.

Address: 25303 Belcher Hill Road, Golden, CO 80403
July 22
Mt Evans, The Mount Goliath Natural Area
The Mount Goliath Natural Area is one of the more interesting areas on Mount Evans. Should you bypass it on you trip to the top, do stop on your way back down the mountain.

This area, a boundary between sub-alpine forest and tundra, has undergone extensive development and restoration in the last few years. It contains most of Mount Evans collection of bristlecone pine trees. Some of these trees are over 1,600 years old. The area is also known for it s songbirds and flowers.

They offer 20-30 minute Nature Programs let by an Interpretive Ranger.

Afterwards please plan to visit the Center for the Arts Evergreen (32003B Ellingwood Trail, Evergreen, CO 80437) to see the PSC Signature Member Show! On display from July 22 to August 31. http://evergreenarts.org/exhibits.php
August 26
Harriman Lake, Littleton - NOCTURNE! 4:30pm
Upland prairie park with a central lake used for fishing & a 1.4-mile interpretive hiking trail.


Address: W Quincy Ave & S. Kipling Pkwy, Littleton, CO 80123
September 23
Boulder/Niwot area
TBA
October 28
Mt Falcon, Morrison
Public park with trails, scenic overlooks & historic sites, plus picnic tables & restrooms.

Address: Morrison, CO 80465
Entrance off of Parmalee Gulch Rd between Kittredge and Hwy 285
November 25
No Paintout This Month
December 23
No Paintout This Month
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