Events for September 25, 2018
The Plein Air Painting Competition allows artists six full days to paint. Canvas stamping occurs at the Escalante Community Center and begins Friday, September 21. Final painting entries must be submitted on Wednesday, September 26 between 11 AM and 6 PM at the Escalante Community Center. Rules and guidelines for competing in the Escalante Canyons Plein Air Competition […]
"The Tale of Two Towns", a watercolor exhibit by Escalante artist Harriet Priska, is on display through October 27th at Anasazi State Park Museum. Harriet, owner of Serenidad Gallery, has studied the local history and represented the early pioneer days showing the relationship between Boulder and Escalante as they were settled in the last part of the 19th century. […]
New this year, the Nocturne Competition allows artists to paint throughout the week at night and enter one artwork for judging. Any media may be used. Other general competition guidelines apply.
During business hours, stop by the Escalante Kazan Medical Center to see the Best of Show winning paintings dating back to the beginning of the festival. The collection features a variety of styles and types of artworks. Since the medical center opened the collection has been on display here so the public has ready access […]
$875 in prizes Stamp-in: 7 AM to NOON / Submission: 2 PM to 5 PM "Celebrate Scenic Byway 12" is the theme for the 2018 Paint-Out. Artists will paint along Scenic Byway 12. Proceeds will be donated to the Scenic Byway 12 Foundation to support their programming and initiatives.
In this demonstration you will learn how to draw your image on paper using basic guidelines of feature placement and composition and how to find symmetry and balance of eyes, ears, and nose, creating a likeness of your subject. Watercolor is an exciting medium to work with because it has a mind of it's own […]