Meeting Time: Painting times start Thursdays at 9am
Contact: Carolyn Bradley -firstname.lastname@example.org home phone: 303-652-2325
Cell phone: 303-709-5949
I would love to have artists bring sack lunches so we can get together after painting and do a short critique while munching.
June 1 Chautauqua From Broadway go west on Baseline, left into Chautauqua. Flatirons, east and north views. Restrooms.
June 8 Town of Niwot Charming town, history museum, rail road car, street scape. from Boulder take the Diagonal toward Longmont, exit right to Niwot (2nd Ave) Coffee and donuts at Osmosis Gallery, 2nd Ave. Restroons
June 15 UPDATE Coot Lake, 9 till noon, We have been invited to be part of the Boulder open studio tour so we will be painting here and a tent and refreshments will be set up in the park east of 63rd.
June 22 Kris Berquist’s home and gardens, and possibly some neighbors’ yards. From Diagonal go west on Jay Rd, right on 47th, (light) left on Pleasant Ridge to 4151.
June 29 Golden Ponds Longmont, go North on Hover from the Diagonal, left on 3rd Ave. (light here) to parking. Restrooms
Carolyn Bradley, coordinator, cell phone 303-709-5949
July 6 Betasso Park Preserve Go west on Canyon Blvd, Boulder, several miles, then right on Sugarloaf Road (#122), right on Betasso Road to end parking lot. Views of the plains, hilly terrain, trees, rock formations, paths.
July 7, Friday night. We are invited to paint at Niwot’s First Friday Gallery Walk. The businesses are open, with refreshments, and musicians will be playing at four locations. We can spread out in our usual manner, along 2nd Ave, or in Whistle Stop Park where the caboose is, etc. Starts at 5 pm. Facilities
July 13, Cathy Bender’s lovely home at Winding Creek, 7900 Valmont Road, Boulder. Take Valmont east of 75th, where paved road curves left, go straight on dirt road, immediate right, and curve around to first house on the right. A winding creek, -natch- horses, barns, rolling plains, panoramic mountain views, cottonwoods, and patio for coffee.
July 20 Boulder Valley Ranch, From north Broadway and 28th in north Boulder, go about a mile to Longhorn Drive. Take a right, proceed to parking on right. Views of Boulder Reservoir, close foothills views, valley east to plains. Kris Berquist will be hosting today, her phone is 303-921-4927. facilities
July 27 Oxford Road Farm. This is a beautiful wedding venue site, with a pond, barn, artist studio, lovely home, gardens with vegetables and hops. As parking is limited we are asked to car pool, so meet at Coot Lake parking lot on the east side of 63rd north of Hwy 119 (The Diagonal), at 8:40 am and car pool. Cars will leave at 8:55, and we can stay till 12:30 at the farm. facilities
August 3 Carolyn Bradley’s home, 7376 Meadow Lane, near Niwot. From the Diagonal go east on Niwot Road about a mile, left (north) on Longview Drive, second right onto Spring Creek Trail, and immediate left onto Meadow Lane. I am the last house on the right (sandstone pillars) Coffee on the deck.
August 10 Doudy Draw go south on 93 from Boulder (South Broadway) several miles to Eldorado Springs Drive (light here) go right 1.8 miles to parking on LEFT (south side) City of Boulder Open Space with Facilities.
August 17 Callahan House, Longmont. 312 Terry, two blocks west of Main St. Beautiful brick home with lovely garden. There is a fountain, several sculptures, and flowers galore. no facilities
August 24 Walden Ponds from east Jay Road, Boulder, go south on 75th about a mile to Walden Ponds Wildlife habitat sign, go right (west, to parking) Several ponds, 102 acre Boulder County property, walking paths, glorious mountain views. Boulder County open space with facilities
August 24, Niwot area walking path, on Overbrook Drive. from Niwot Road, go 1 ½ mile east of the Diagonal, go left on Overbrook Drive a block, park on road. Path is between two waterways, trees, and going east there are views of plains, pond.
August 31 Left Hand Trailhead, From North Broadway and 28th St. in Boulder, go north several miles to Neva Road, Go right on Neva 8/10 of a mile to parking on right. Views of Left Hand Valley Reservoir, the Flatirons to Pikes Peak on a clear day, the plains. no facilitiesCarolyn’s cell 303-709-5949