Wild About Colorado-Plein Air Art Festival
August 14-17, 2013 Breckenridge, Colorado
Carter Park Pavilion, 400 S. High Street
Wild About Colorado is an annual celebration of wildflowers, wildlife and wild lands in Summit County, Colorado. The 2013 Art Festival features 14 acclaimed plein-air artists painting in and around Breckenridge. The artworks painted during the event will be displayed at the Carter Park Pavilion as they are completed by the artists and available for purchase throughout the event. A portion of the proceeds from the art sales benefits the land conservation programs of Continental Divide Land Trust.
Carter Park Pavilion is event-central for all activities. Visit our Activities & Schedules of Guided Wildflower Hikes, Historical Walk and Talks, Photo Classes, Nature Workshops, Art Workshops and other fun events for the whole family. Stop by to view the artworks createded by the talented artists during this year's Festival, sign up for workshops and hikes, join us for Art Happy Hour, cast your vote for the People's Choice artwork award, or purchase a beautiful painting (or two) for your home.
Continental Divide Land Trust is a not-for-profit land conservancy working to protect and preserve natural lands in and around Summit County now for future generations. CDLT holds conservation easements, provides stewardship of the conservation lands it holds, and conducts related educational events for the public and professionals.
Columbine Sponsors: Howard & Sue Carver, Jerry & Terri Eaton, The Town of Breckenridge, Grant & Christine Kurtz
Lupine Sponsors: 1st Bank, Eide Bailly LLP, Grand Lodge at Peak 7, Neils Lunceford
Alpine Forget-Me-Not Sponsors: Dave Bittner, Harriet Bobo, Abbey Browne, Gail Culp, Leigh Girvin, Holly Vliet, Jan Vliet
Ed Wahtera, Patty Wahtera
Participating Artists: Kim Barrick, Sandi Bruns, Jeanne Echternach, Beth Erlund, Teri Gortmaker, David Grossmann
Jeanne Hougen, Deborah McAllister, Karen Ramsay, Marty Rohde, Lelija Roy, Emily Wahl, Ann Weaver, Ginger Whellock
Become a Wild About Colorado Sponsor!
Wild About Colorado is looking for sponsors to help make our event a success. Sponsorship levels range from $100 and go up from there. Visit our Become a Sponsor page for details about this exciting opportunity.