Plein Air Festival – 3rd Annual

3rd Annual Littleton Plein Air Festival presented by The Littleton Art Guild & The Depot Art Gallery

Dates: May 31 – June 2, 2017

Please join us for three wonderful days painting historic downtown Littleton, our beautiful parks and gardens, and cozy neighborhoods with mountain vistas. Each artist will have the opportunity to submit 1-2 pieces for the Artist Reception & Sale; juried by eminent Colorado artist Don Sahli. Cash Prizes and Purchase Awards will be presented.

  • Registration Fee: $60
  • Registration Fee includes event t-shirt, Wednesday night Happy Hour drink voucher, one participant dinner, and painting demo by Don Sahli and Artist Reception and Sale
  • Registration open through May 12, 2017

Event Schedule:

Wednesday, May 31
Open Paint Out Day

8:00-10:00 am – Artists pick up registration packets, maps and get canvases stamped.
5:00 – Optional Happy Hour at a local brewery-drink voucher for each participating artist.

Thursday, June 1
Open Paint Out Day

Time to be Determined – Demo by Don Sahli
5:00 – 7:30 – Artist Dinner (Each artist will receive one ticket for dinner, additional tickets are $22. Dinner tickets do not include alcohol. There will be a cash bar.)
8:00 – Sunset painting and nocturne session
9:00 – Late Night Social Hour

Friday, June 2
Open Paint Out Morning

10:30 am – Quick Draw Canvas Stamping – Downtown Littleton, CO
11:00 – 1:00 – Quick Draw – Special Awards & Prizes will be given for this event!
1:00 – 2:30 – Turn in art for Show & Sale (Must be on stamped canvas)
3:00 – 6:00 – Show will be hung & judged
6:00 – 8:00 – Artist Reception, Awards Ceremony & Sale

June 2 – June 18, 2017 – Show will be on sale at The Depot Gallery. Art must be picked up by end of day June 18.