We have two groups of artists that meet regularly, one on the Front Range (Denver) and one on the Western Slope (Grand Junction). Both share friendships, information on pastel supplies, demos, and methods to promote sales.
Front Range Meetings
The Front Range group meets the second Saturday the month at 1:00 pm. Board meetings are every other meeting. Please see our listings below and our monthly e-newsletters for details. Beginning in Jan 2023, the Front Range meetings will be held at Wheat Ridge Center for Music & Arts 7530 W. 38th Av.
Western Slope Meetings
The Western Slope group meets the third Saturday of the month at 1:00 pm at the Bray Education Center (640 Belford Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81505). Please see our e-newsletters for details.
NOTE: Paintouts are on the fourth Saturday of the month. No paintouts in November and December.
Minturn, CO 9am-Noon
PSC September combined Front Range and Western Slope Paintout!
September 23, 2023, 9 am- noon or when you arrive.
Welcome to the charming Town of Minturn, Colorado. Nestled between the glamour of Vail and Beaver Creek, Minturn is a small town with big character. In addition to historic architecture and charming homes, Minturn boasts great restaurants, unique shops, and access to plenty of beautiful scenery. Plenty of opportunities to paint landscapes, water, buildings, and even a graveyard!
Take I-70 to Exit 171. Turn Right onto Highway 24, the Top of the Rockies Scenic Byway. Take Highway 24 south two miles into Downtown Minturn.
Meeting place: The parking lot across from Little Beach Park.
Little Beach Park is located on Cemetery Road. Drive through the town until you come to Cemetery Road. Turn left and cross the blue bridge which spans the Eagle River. The sign for the park will be on your right, we'll meet in the dirt parking lot across from the park. A restroom is located at the park entrance
Lodging, for those planning an overnight:
To make hotel reservations, contact:
Include a telephone # in case we need to contact you with last-minute details. RSVP to: Paintouts@pastelsocietyofcolorado.org
Chatfield State Park 9AM-12PM
$10/car or State Park Pass
11500 N Roxborough Park Road, Littleton CO 80125