Women of Watercolor: paiNTING LOCATIONS
NEW LOCATION: FRISCO COMMUNITY CENTER / LIBRARY
We will meet to paint on Mondays at the Frisco Community Center / Frisco Library this winter.
Address: 37 Peak One Drive, Frisco, CO 80443
Time: 9 am - 1 pm. No need to register; just show up ready to get your brushes wet!
Room: Mount Royal Room (except for 1/27, see below).
We will start at 9:00 a.m. and paint until noon with a short feed-back session following. Please plan to bring all your painting materials, a table cover, and lunch. Tables and chairs are available for set up and we will stow everything away once we are finished. You can bring reference photos, paintings you have started or whatever else you want to work on.
These are the dates:
1/27 Room: Buffalo Mountain Room. Winter Meeting at 12:30 pm.
2/3 Bring an object for a still life painting exercise.
Paint-outs are Tuesdays 9am – 1:15 pm; lunch break @ 12:15 with half-hour critique at 12:45. Anyone wanting to stay and paint after 1:15 is welcome to do so. A reminder of each week’s paint-out location with directions will be emailed a few days before.
Car-pooling: If you want to carpool, SEND AN EMAIL to WOWers BY NOON MONDAY expressing your interest in carpooling, so you can determine interest of others, & meeting place.
Car-pooling Meeting places: Frisco, Safeway parking lot– east side closest to Baymont Inn and Summit Blvd; and Breckenridge, City Market parking lot, west end of lot farthest from store. Silverthorne/Dillon, Office Max parking lot.
BE THERE BY 8:15 AM…departure at 8:30!
PAINT OUT LOCATIONS 2019:
2020 schedule will be added as soon as it is finalized.
6/4 Frisco: Peak One Campground
Parking lot - outside of campground
6/11 Breckenridge: Home of Stefana Mirto
Directions: 1227 Forest Hills Dr, Breckenridge
Specific directions: Turn left where 7-11 is , go up County Road 450. Do not go into French Creek. Veer left and go up the hill. When you get to the hair pin turn the house is on the left. There are dark blue, flag poles out front. You can pull straight up the drive way.
This beautiful garden is eclectic and colorful with many things to paint: a play house, a 6 foot dragon, several pathways and many daffodils.
6/18 Silverthorne: Eagles Nest Community Center
Directions: 2700 Golden Eagle Rd, Silverthorne
(This day is also our Summer meeting.)
6/25 Keystone: Keystone Ranch & Stables
Directions: 1437 CO Rd 150, 80435
7/2 Frisco: Agape Church
Directions: Farmer’s Corner, Hwy 9
7/9 Breckenridge: Breck Nordic Center
Directions: 9 Grandview Dr, Breck
7/16 Vail: Betty Ford Gardens
Directions: 522 S Frontage Rd E., Vail, CO 81657
7/23 Keystone: Home of Linda Bourke
Directions: 27 Keystone Ranch Rd, Keystone
7/30 Silverthorne: Home of Ivy Parish
Directions: 183 Elk Thistle Dr. Silverthorne
8/6 Dillon: Straight Creek, Dillon
Directions: Take Hwy 6 to Evergreen Rd. Then take an immediate right on CO Hwy 51. This road is right across from the Lord Of The Mountains Church in Dillon. Continue past the water tower. The road will turn to dirt. Go all the way to the end where it opens up to a big parking lot.
8/13 Frisco: Miner’s Creek Trail
Directions: Park at Senior Center
8/20 Breckenridge: Home of Susan Telage
By Ice Rink.
Directions: Sunbeam Dr, Breck, 80424
8/27 Ann Brewster's home
9/3 Silverthorne: 64 Spur Court
Directions: Turn east on Hamilton Creek Rd by Silverthorne elementary. Turn right on Spur Ct. - it is a gravel rd. It is hard to see the sign because of the willows. If you go over bridge you have gone too far. His house is # 64 on the right. You will see his garage first. Sara's white highlander will be parked out front. If you are lost, call Sara at 390-1107.
9/10 Breckenridge: Boreas Pass – Sawmill
Parking at Ice Rink
Directions: Ice Rink
9/17 Silverthorne: Lower Cataract Lake
Hwy 9 N to Heeney Rd. Left onto Cataract Creek Rd.
Directions: Lower Cataract Lake
Artists may set up anywhere on the 2 mile loop.
9/24 Copper Mt: Center Village
WOWers painting in summer 2018.
Artist Jamie Alexander painting near Copper Mountain summer 2018.