Tuesday, September 28, 2010

18th NBPA paintout - Peju Winery Results

Artist: Cheryl Cruz

Artist: Sergio Lopez

Artist: Lynda Moore

Artist: Laurie Franks

Artist: Joe Jaqua

Artist: Hung Nguyen
Artist: Gary Silva

Artist: Glen, Laurie and Gary

Artist: Glen, Laurie and Gary

Artist: Glen

Artist: Gerald de Dios

Monday, September 20, 2010

Napa Open Studio's - Sept 25th and 26th, 11am - 6pm

Artist Gary Silva mentioned, "On September 25th and 26th are also the Napa Valley Open Studios from 11 to 6 p.m. The map and catalog are available at www.napavalleyopenstudios.org

18th NBPA Paintout - Sunday, Sept 26th - PEJU Winery (Napa)

We've got the green light from Peju to paint on location at the winery.... they are thrilled we will be there!!!

Our next destination was recommended by one of our painters - Gary Silva. We will paint in the town of Napa.... Beautiful views of vineyards, tower and gardens.

Meeting spot:
Outside of the front door entrance.

Bathrooms: YES (indoor)

8466 Saint Helena Hwy
Napa, CA 94558-9732
(707) 963-3600

Please follow this LINK, scroll down and input where you're driving from.

Plenty of parking

11:00 - 11:30am
- We'll meet brieflyoutside the front door or feel free to start painting!

11:30 - 2:30pm
- Let's Paint!

2:30 - 3:00pm
- Let's meet back outside the front door to share our findings, techniques or just to chat.
Questions:? Call (415) 342-6764 or email nbpleinair(at)yahoo(dot)com

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Valona Paintout @ Epperson Gallery - Apply Now!

Apply Now!

(Just confirmed space is still available)

Click on Photo for application
or use link below:

Valona Paint Out – 2010
The Epperson Gallery is proud to once again host the mixed medium Valona Plein Air Paint Out held in the Valona District in Crockett. Scenic Crockett has been a favorite of painters for decades. The Valona District covers a wide range of options from open space, to river views, bridges, C&H Sugar factory, rustic marina, hillside vistas and quaint neighborhoods. It is a great place to paint and a fun event.
When: Show dates Saturday October 23rd through Sunday, November 7th.
Artists may paint from October 16th thru Noon on Friday October 22nd.Judging will done on Friday 22nd. Reception on Saturday 23rd 5:00pm -7:00pm.
Where: Epperson Gallery, 1400 Pomona Street, Crockett Ca 94525
RSVP: Please email Gerald@eppersongallery.com or leave a message at 510-787-2925. If responding by email put "Paint Out" in the subject line, we do not open unidentified messages.
Entry fee is $40.00
Make checks payable to The Epperson Gallery
Attach Entry Form and mail to:
Epperson Gallery
1400 Pomona Street
Crockett CA 94525
Valona Paint Out – 2010
Schedule: Check-In – canvas stamping, October 16th thru October 21st 8:00a.m. to 11:00a.m.
Drop-Off – finished work as they are completed 4-6pm each evening, Friday the 22nd by 12:00 noon
Judging – Friday, October 22nd
Sale – Starting on October 23rd
Reception – Saturday, October 23rd 4pm-7pm
Rules: All activities will be at the Epperson Gallery, 1400 Pomona St., Crockett CA 94525
Space permitting, artists can hang up to 3 painting. All paintings submitted must be for sale.
Artist will set the price.
The Gallery will take a 40% Commission on all sales.
Preferred size 12 x 16 (watercolor paper 18 x 24).
Paintings must be wired and ready to hang. Unframed watercolors will be pinned.
By participation in the event, artists agree that their names and images can be used to promote future events.

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Petaluma Paintout - Sept. 11, 2010

Registration is now CLOSED!

If you're still interested in participating, contact event coordinator immediately: Wendy Brayton: braytonart@yahoo.com

More details can be found below photo:

(Click photo for pdf poster of event)

Fees: $20 to participate
Place: At Turning Basin in Petaluma, Ca
Check-in: 9:00am
Painting Time: 9:30am - 2:30pm
Judging: 3:30pm

awards, hors d’oeuvres, beverages,
and live music will commence.


$200 for First
$100 for Second
$100 for People's Choice

Friday, September 3, 2010

17th NBPA Result - Stafford Lake, Novato Ca

Artist: Glen
Artist: Russel Zellers

Artist: Lynda Moore

Artist: Jan Lee

Artist: Iris Sabre
Artist: Karen Kurtovich

Linda Schweitzer, artist invited by Debbie, Gary Silva, Debbie
Iris Sabre, Jan Lee, Gary Silva, Laurie Franks

Artist: Donna

Guest artist invited by Debbie

Artist: Debbie

(wayyyy in the back) Glen (foreground) Gary Silva, guest, Debbie