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Plein Air Artists Colorado (PAAC) was created for the love of plein air painting and to enjoy the camaraderie of painting outdoors.

A founding principal is that PAAC creates opportunities for artists to paint outdoors together and that these paint outs be open to everyone of every level.

Join PAAC as a member for the opportunity to enter our annual juried show, attend special destination paint outs and workshops, and other special events. You'll also receive our  Members' Newsletter via email.


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2023 Show Catalog

We proudly announce that we are now accepting entries for

PAAC's 27th Annual National Show

An online Show - November 1-Dec 31, 2024

Entries accepted through

Click below to enter (final date for entry: Oct 21)

2024 Judge of Awards: Cynthia Rosen

Cynthia Rosen's Website


See Prospectus here


Upcoming events

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Featured Member

Best of Show Paintings

<< All album photos 5/15 photos
Best of Show
"Late Fall



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Magazine Sponsors

PAAC Magazine Sponsors offer discounted advertising rates to our members, and donate prizes for our annual show

Gallery Sponsor(s)

Blumenschein Museum

Taos, NM


PAAC Sponsors donate prizes for our annual show.

Dave and Leslie Allen

Plein Air Artists Colorado,   23784 Snowflake Rd,   Cedaredge,   CO 81413


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