Wild About Colorado-Plein Air Art Festival
August 14-17, 2013 Breckenridge, Colorado
Carter Park Pavilion, S. High Street,
Wild About Colorado is an annual celebration of wildflowers, wildlife and wild lands in Summit County, Colorado. This multi-day festival features 15 acclaimed plein-air artists painting in and around Breckenridge, Colorado, with all works available for viewing and purchase.
Activities include Guided Wildflower Hikes, Historical Walk and Talks, Photo Classes, Nature Workshops, Art Workshops , and other fun events for the whole family. Art produced during this event will be available for sale to the public at the Art Show and Sale on Friday evening at Carter Pavilion. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of art benefits the land conservation programs of Continental Divide Land Trust.
Continental Divide Land Trust is a not-for-profit land conservancy that works to protect and preserve natural lands in and around Summit County for current and future generations. CDLT is qualified to hold conservation easements, provides stewardship of the conservation lands it holds, and offers educational events for the public and professionals.
Columbine Sponsors: Howard & Sue Carver, Jerry & Terri Eaton, The Town of Breckenridge,
Lupine Sponsors: Grand Lodge at Peak 7
Alpine Forget-Me-Not Sponsors:
Participating Artists: Kim Barrick, Sandi Bruns, Jeanne Echternach, Beth Erlund, Teri Gortmaker, David Grossmann, Jeanne Hougen, Robert MacPherson, 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.