Plein Air Painting in the Gardens with Cheryl St. John

July 20, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Betty Ford Alpine Gardens
522 S Frontage Rd E, Vail, CO 81657

Enjoy a day of plein air painting beautiful alpine flowers at the Betty Ford Gardens! The class will concentrate on composition, color mixing, brush work and having fun while learning! There are no shortages of colorful compositions in the garden, so finding something to paint is not a problem! Cheryl has tips and tricks to work with the changing light and complete at least one painting if not two! You can use the medium of your choice as the fundamentals of painting work for all media. Cheryl will be demonstrating at the beginning of the day and will offer one on one instruction to each student for the remainder of the day. For more information and to register please contact Cheryl at A supply list will be emailed upon registration. Cheryl’s work can be seen at

Workshop Times: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with a one hour lunch break in the garden… be sure to bring a sack lunch!

Workshop fee: $65 (contact Cheryl to register)