Plein Air Workshop

Presented by by Colleen Reynolds

Award-winning watercolor painter Colleen Reynolds will share her successful approach to plein air painting on October 8th, from 9am-3pm in Carson City.  This is an outdoor workshop.

Description: Participants will meet Colleen at a chosen local downtown Carson City site for a 1-2 hour plein air demonstration.  Participants will then choose a location to paint and Colleen will individually advise each person focusing on values, composition, and technique.  The workshop will wrap up at Colleen’s studio with a group critique.
In the case of inclement weather, the class will meet at Adam’s Hub, 111 W. Proctor St, Carson City.

Class price    NAA Members – $60.00
                     Non-members – $70.00 
                     (Materials/supply list will be provided shortly after registration)

Colleen learned early on to narrate her life experience with art in the desert hills of Nevada.  After a 20-year career with the navy, she returned to college to earn a BFA in Visual Art.  She is a renowned teacher and professional artist. In addition, she is the founder and presenter of “Watercolor Carson City,” a competitive competition in its third year, bringing talented watercolor artists to Carson City.

To Register:  Online registration will be begin September 12, 2023. If you would prefer to register in person, visit the gallery during regular business hours, Tuesday – Sunday 12pm-4pm  ~  449 W. King Street, Carson City. 
For questions call the gallery at

This Workshop is currently sold out. Email us if you would like to get on the wait list: [email protected]