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Upcoming events

    • 09/08/2022
    • 10/27/2022
    • 8 sessions
    • Location varies - see description for more information

    Enjoy outdoor painting with the Park Hill Art Club!

    COST: Free

    WHEN: Every Thursday through October

    WHERE: Different location each week (see below)

    TIME: Meet at 9:00 AM (earlier when hot, later when it turns cold)

    WHO: All painters and friends. Feel free to copy.

    BRING:  Art supplies, water, sun block, chair, umbrella, lunch, sunscreen.

    QUESTIONS? Call Lynn Kirch (303.751.5082)

    SCHEDULE & LOCATIONS

    Thursday, September 8.  Audubon Center at Chatfield State Park 9308 S. Wadsworth Blvd

    (Note: it is not the one in Chatfield park, it is further south) The Audubon Center at Chatfield is located on the southwest end of of Chatfield State Park. From I-25 take C-470 west to Wadsworth Blvd about 4.4miles, Past the main park entrance. Continue to Waterton Road and turn left and continue to left to parking lot at the Audubon Center sign. Views of reservoir, mountains. Outhouse no water.

    Thursday, September 15. Littleton Historic Museum.

    May be a charge or donation. Re-creation of early life in Colorado. An 1860’s cabin, a house built in 1910. Barns, farm fields, people in period costumes, blacksmith shop etc. South on Broadway to Littleton Blvd., to Gallup Street. Turn left (South) and go several blocks to entrance and parking lot.

    Thursday, September 22. Belmar Park Near Alameda and Wadsworth.

    Great view of the mountains, Old buildings and farm equipmet, Lake. About 3 blocks South of Alameda on Wadsworth. Take 6th Ave to Wadsworth, head south to Ohio. Turn Right on Ohio (west.) It will say Heritage Center. Turn left into park area.

    Thursday, September 29. 17 Mile House, Farm and park. 8181 S. Parker Rd.

    Farm house and old buildings with a couple of windmills. Close to Cherry Creek. From Denver going south, take Parker Rd past Arapahoe Rd South. You will pass Bronco Pkwy and Tagawa's exit. There is another road then a quick exit from the right lane. There is a large parking lot and out house but no water.

    Thursday, October 6 Cherry Creek Reservoir.

    Entrance off Parker Road past Hampden exit. Probably meet on Lake loop Road East or near the Rocky Mt, Rowing Club area . State park pass fee. Restrooms/water in some areas.

    Thursday, October 13. Littleton Historic Museum.

    May be a charge or donation. Re-creation of early life in Colorado. An 1860’s cabin, a house built in 1910. Barns, farm fields, people in period costumes, blacksmith shop etc. South on Broadway to Littleton Blvd., to Gallup Street. Turn left (South) and go several blocks to entrance and parking lot.

    Thursday, October 20. Star K Ranch (Part of Sand Creek Green Way in Aurora.)

    Take I-70 East to Chambers. Go South on Chambers to Smith Road. Go East on Smith Road to Laredo. Turn right and follow curve about 1block. The Morrison Nature Center (Star K Ranch) will be on the left. Ranger station, Water, indoor restrooms, trails, trees, deer, & small creek.

    Thursday October 27 Hudson Gardens 6115 So. Santa Fe Drive.

    A botanical garden of beautiful flowers. Even a model train. West side of Santa Fe Drive about one mile south of Bellview Ave. Restroom and water.

    • 10/13/2022
    • 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    • Art Gym, 1460 Leyden St., Denver, 80220
    • 6
    Register

    OIL & COLD WAX WORKSHOP - VICTORIA KWASINSKI
    (two-part workshop)
    10/13/2022 and 10/20/2022 - 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    Note: Students must attend both sessions especially if you're new to the process.

    Supplies needed (I always have extra to share!)

    • Two masonite boards or cradled wood panels (nothing over 24") boards (should be gessoed with 3 coats of black gesso before class) Masking tape the edges of cradled boards before you gesso them.
    • Arches Huile (oil paper) attached to a board (cardboard, foam core, etc.) you can cut it in halves/fourths, etc. depending on your size preference.
    • Gamsol
    • Gamblin galkyd gel
    • Gamblin cold wax medium
    • Masking tape
    • Big roll of paper towels
    • Oil paints (bring what you have)
    • Oil paintsticks (optional)
    • small bottle sprayer that 'mists'
    • Pad of newsprint
    • Wax paper
    • Tissue paper
    • Small bubble wrap
    • Squeegee
    • Palette knives
    • Brayers
    • A couple of small size flat bristle oil brushes 
    • Carving tools (look through your kitchen drawers :)
    • Palette (nice to have a large glass type sheet as well for rolling the brayer)
    • Rubber gloves (if you don't want to get paint on your hands)

    Questions: Feel free to email me vmkartist@gmail.com or call me 303-808-5034. 

    An excellent site for ordering brayers and squeegees is:

    www.coldwaxacademy.com

    • 11/07/2022
    • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Art Gym, 1460 Leyden St. Denver, CO
    Register

    Exploring Abstraction Workshop with Jennifer Bobola

    Bring your sketchbook and your paints! We will:

    • Dive into mark making and develop an abstract language that is unique to you
    • Discuss the importance of using value in your work to create a sense of depth and space. 
    • Mix a limited harmonious pallet, and explore the construction of organic forms.
    • Focus on composition by arranging those forms to create dynamic relationships.
    Open to All levels

    Supplies

    • Any acrylic paints
    • Colored pencils
    • Markers
    • Pencils
    • Brushes
    • Paper. Any paper will do: copy paper, watercolor paper, sketchbook paper, etc.
    • Canvas: small or medium
    • Modpodge

Email: parkhillartclub@gmail.com

Address:
5209 Montview Blvd
Denver 80207

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