The Plein Air Paintout returns to Hope October 10

Whether you have never picked up a brush in your life or you’ve been painting for years, this is an opportunity to learn more about the art of art. The Scotchman Peaks Plein Air Paintout returns to the Outskirts Gallery in Hope this fall on October 10.

This year’s event features a series of workshops from Paintout veterans Greg Caudell, Aaron Johnson, and Allison Barrows Young. The workshops begin at 10, giving artists new and seasoned a chance to go work with the early and late light. Paintings completed during the day will be hung at the gallery on the afternoon of the event. Reception and show will follow sunset.

Registration fee is $25, and includes all three workshops. For more information write to, or call Kally at 208-264-5696

Spread the love
Categories: Blog, News, Right Now
About The Author:

Sandy Compton has been program coordinator for Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness since 2009. He is also a storyteller and author of both fiction and non-fiction books, and the publisher at

In addition to his other duties, he runs the FSPW All Star Trail Team (, which works on Forest Service trails in the Scotchman Peaks. He is a trail surveyor as well, and a C-Certified Crosscut Bucker/Feller and USFS National Saw Policy OHLEC instructor.

Sandy grew up on a small farm/woodlot at the south end of the proposed wilderness and lives there still. He is also board member of the National Wilderness Stewardship Alliance and a planning team member for the Northern Rockies Wilderness Skills Institute.

Read More Posts by »

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *