Demonstrations

The Grand Junction Brush and Palette Club offers demonstrations and one or two-day workshops throughout the club year. Local artists teach a variety of skills including, composition, technique with varied media. Everyone is welcome. Costs vary. Members receive a discount. Check back often for updates.

October 19 – Susan Claffey, Lee Borden and Robbie Breaux

Art history, Brush and Palette Club history, and the art center. During the Brush and Palette Club 70th annual Fine Art Show, we will have an update from Lee Borden on future, pie in the sky, plans for the art center; a Brush and Palette Club history with Robbie...

November 16 – live model paint and draw

Join us at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 536 Ouray (just north of the downtown library) for a clothed, live model sitting and drawing or painting from 1pm until 3pm. The room has carpet, so we need to bring tarps for painting. Hope to see you there, and thank you...

December 21 – expanded mini show

The December meeting at the art center will have lots of food provided by the board, an expanded mini-show with six, $10 awards (everyone votes for their six favorite artworks), and member helpful critiques by fellow painters.

January 18 – Cindi Underwood, pastel and plein air

Cindi was born in Alabama, and spent most of her adolescence in Oklahoma. She now lives in Colorado, is an outdoor enthusiast, and travels extensively to paint her landscapes. She has won numerous awards, has solo shows and participates in plein air invitationals. She...

February 15 – Cassie Lakey Gobbo – illustration

DeadOn Studios llc is a design/animation studio bringing the designs from your imagination to interactive reality. DeadOn specializes in graphic design, original illustration and animation. Concerns are with a strong storyline, character development, visual story...

Past Meetings

Below please find reviews of past meetings with photos, including demonstrations and mini show winners.

October Meeting & Mini Show Winner

After a nice summer break, Brush and Palette Club meetings started again in October with a demonstration by Tesha Hammonds, who is an expert painter of horses. She has spent many years drawing and painting horses, and for this meeting, she showed us how she first...