Classes & Workshops
Thursdays, January - June
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 andbuildings.

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

April 6, 2017- Linden St and Lady Clare St. Rockport : fieldof flowers, wooden water tank and old shed

April 13, 2017 - Port A.Chapel in the Dunes - 11th st

April 20, 2017 - Fulton boat yard : out of the water boats,channel markers

April 27, 2017 - Skimmer boat offices building : Fultonharbor

May 4, 2017 - Fulton Mansion: great gardens in back, vistas,architecture, trees

May 11, 2017 - new building for the Rockport Art Center onAustin St. : bright, high tones, and architecture

May 18,2017 - Port A. current center, farley boat

May 25, 2017 - Agricultural Extention Center : flower garden, off Airport Rd.next to the transfer station

June 1, 2017 - N. Fulton Beach Rd, ; marshy ponds along roadand water

June 8, 2017 - Rockport Art Center : a beautifull victorianbuilding at the waters edge

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 on location at the end of the daily painting session.

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