Prescott Plein Air Art Festival

Celebrating Prescott’s Diverse Landscapes

The Highlands Center for Natural History (HCNH) and the City of Prescott are proud to present the third annual Prescott Plein Air Art Festival October 13-16, 2022. Artists participating in this plein air event will showcase Prescott’s landscape, historical and architectural beauty in their works.

2022 Plein Air Artists

Timeline of the Events

May 18-20- Workshop with Gretchen Lopez- Fee $275 class limit 8

August 11- September 30, Artist Show at Yavapai College with opening on August 26

October 13- 15 Plein Air Painting Days

October 14- Plein Air Demonstration  Art Education for families at Constellation Trail 9am – 3 pm

October 15- Plein Air Demonstration at Sharlot Hall Museum 9am – 3pm

October 16- Plein Air Reception at The Finn at Touchmark at the Ranch

November 1December 21 Post Exhibit & Sale- Mountain Artists Guild

Reception Tickets

This year’s Prescott Plein Air Art Festival’s reception will be held at the Finn at Touchmark at the Ranch.

Betty Carr

Anton Nowels

Casey Cheuvront

Cindy Carrillo

Reception Tickets

This year’s Prescott Plein Air Art Festival’s reception will be held at the Finn at Touchmark at the Ranch.

Tim Clark

Dane Chinnock

Kadin Goldberg

Michael Chesley Johnson

Reception Tickets

This year’s Prescott Plein Air Art Festival’s reception will be held at the Finn at Touchmark at the Ranch.

Russell Johnson

Cathy Krieger

Gretchen Lopez

Eric Slayton

Reception Tickets

This year’s Prescott Plein Air Art Festival’s reception will be held at the Finn at Touchmark at the Ranch.

Matt Sterbenz

Dawn Sutherland

Stephen Van Handel

Plein Air Reception and Sale, October 16th
at the FINN at Touchmark at the Ranch

Tickets are now available for the  October 16th plein air reception and sale at the Finn at Touchmark at the Ranch. Receive two raffle tickets for the framed  8″x 14″ Bob Goldman Piece Tranquility with your purchase of reception tickets.

Bob Goldman, Tranquility 8x14

Demonstration Painting and Activities - Meet the Artists!

During the Prescott Plein Air Art Festival, participating artists will be spread throughout the Prescott area capturing our region’s iconic beauty. This year artists will be participating in two demonstration events.

Constellation Trail
Friday, Oct. 14th , 9am – 3pm

Morning Lineup
   Casey Cheuvront, Tim Clark, Kadin Goldberg, Michael Chesley Johnson, Matt Sterbenz,  Dawn Sutherland

Afternoon Lineup
   Stephen Van Handel


Sharlot Hall Museum
Saturday, Oct. 15, 9am – 3pm

Morning Lineup
Betty Carr, Dane Chinnock, Tim Clark, Cathy Krieger, Gretchen Lopez, Anton Nowels

Afternoon Lineup 
Russell Johnson, Cindy Carrillo

 

Granite Dells Constellation Trail

One of Prescott AZ’s treasures has to be the Granite Dells.  A little over 4 miles North of downtown Prescott, the Dells offer unique granite rock formations, 2 small lakes, and miles upon miles of trails. The Constellation trail offers quick access to these fantastic formations.

Constellation Trail Parking

Sharlot Hall Museum

The Sharlot Hall Museum is an open-air museum and heritage site located in the heart of Prescott, Arizona. Opened in 1928 by Sharlot M. Hall as the Gubernatorial Mansion Museum, the museum that now bears her name is dedicated to preserving the history and culture of the Central Highlands of Arizona

Sharlot Hall Museum Directions

The 2022 Plein Air Art Festival is Presented by

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