The Plein Air Painting Competition allows artists six full days to paint. Canvas stamping occurs at the Escalante Community Center and begins Friday, September 18. See below for dates and times.
Final painting entries must be submitted on Wednesday, September 23 between 11 AM and 6 PM at the Escalante Community Center.
Rules and guidelines for competing in the Escalante Canyons Plein Air Competition are detailed here: Rules and Guidelines. All registered artists must agree to these to participate in the competition.
Escalante Community Center
|Friday||September 18||8 AM to NOON and 1 PM to 5 PM|
|Saturday||September 19||8 AM to NOON and 1 PM to 5 PM|
|Sunday||September 20||8 AM to NOON and 1 PM to 5 PM|
|Monday||September 21||9 AM to NOON|
The Nocturne Competition allows artists to paint throughout the week at night and enter one artwork for judging. Any media may be used. $875 in prizes. Other general competition guidelines apply.
$875 in prizes
Stamp-in: 7 AM to NOON / Submission: 2 PM to 5 PM
Find the perfect painting location along the loop created by driving the loop that connects Hell’s Backbone Scenic Backway and Scenic Byway 12. This route has both slickrock canyons and forests, pavement and gravel roads – so take your pick.