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Big Bend Plein Air Painters
Paint Outs are the 3rd Saturday of the Month

The Big Bend Plein Air Painters meet the third Saturday of the month although this is subject to change due to weather and holidays.  Everyone welcome…urban sketchers, drawing and photography


The paint-outs will rotate between mornings and afternoons. Email for directions.

Contact Richard Curtin at ,

Carol Fairlie at  ,

or Liz Culp at

Annual Plein Air Weekend, Labor Day Weekend


Plein Air weekend will happen again on Labor Day weekend. Details will be posted soon!

Plans are in the works for a 3-day painting event at the Chihuahuan Desert Research Institute (CDRI) in Fort Davis, the fort Davis State Park and down town Fort Davis. A Portrait “Face off” public portrait painting session will be a part of the weekend and a morning  “Figure in the landscape” will close the weekend.

The event is free, except for a donation to the models and towards the meal.

Registration will be required for a head count on attendance and space availability.


Big Bend Plein Art Painters Facebook page

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