Classes & Workshops
Thursdays, October-May
Plein Air Painting
Plein Air Rockport, all levels & all mediums
Informal Plein Air Paint Out Group
Workshop Photo
There is no charge to participate.
Email Karen to join location announcement list, karen@rockportartcenter.com

Plein Air Painting Schedule

All sessions are on Thursday from 8:30 am - 3 pm.

Critique at 3:30 p.m. At the Art Center. 


Here is the plan for the coming weeks.  In the event of wind, rain, etc - please call the Center and get any location change from the docent.


January 12, 2017 - Tule Parkpond.  water, marsh, birds

January 19, 2017 - Doorways around town.  FollowYour Art shop, Kimmi's, Wind Way Gallery, Roudy Maui

January 26, 2017 - Corner of Traylor Rd. and FultonBeach Rd.  marshy pond with sky reflections, birds

February 2, 2017 - PortAransas. the historic Farley boats around town

February 9, 2017 - Fultonpier and the breakwater around Paws & Taws

February 16, 2017 - more Doorways around town. Interstate 495 restaurant, Bay Window shop, Paradise House, Maison, Sea Shell Shoppe

February 23, 2017 - Maple St and FultonBeach Rd. the Leaning trees, birds

March 2, 2017 = Water St in Rockport. water, piers, birds, shallow tide pools and the cottages on the west side of the street

March 9, 2017 = Austin Street in dowtown Rockport.  colorful shops, cars, plantings

March 16, 2017 = the Rockport beach. sun and fun, waves, birds and people

March 23, 2017 = the Old Episcopal church grounds and buildings.

March 30, 2017 = old Rockport.  live oak trees, old victorian homes, light and shadows


You are encouraged to paint on designated Thursdays between 8:30 and 3 around the below locations, or wherever you would like that day/week is fine too.  Each week we will continue to have a critique session (affectionately known as "Whine and Wine Time," back at the Art Center between 3:30 and 4:30 on Thursdays.  You are encouraged to bring pieces from the day, week or even month that you have been working on during your Plein Air painting sessions.  These are not limited to just Thursday paint-out pieces, we hope you will take advantage of all beautiful days to go out and paint!

Any questions or feedback, please share! 

Happy Painting!!


Seating is Limited. Please email Karen at karen@rockportartcenter.com or call to register today! (361) 729-5519