Bringing artist together and painting outdoors - mainly the North Bay Area (Marin, Sonoma, Napa and Santa Rosa, and Solano County). We meet on the last Sunday of every month (unless noted). No critiques, just getting out there and painting. All skill level are welcome!!! So bring our favorite medium (pastels, oils, watercolors, etc. and we'll see you at the next paintout! Thanks.
Welcome! Who's ready to paint outdoors?
April 24 · 12:00 PM
68th NBPA Paintout - China Camp, San Rafael, Sunday April 24th (12pm - 4pm)
A long overdue visit to one of our favorite locations, China Camp!!! Beautiful views over the bay, washed up boat, plenty of benches to picnic and Paint :)
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March 27 · 12:00 PM
67th NBPA Paintout - Santa Margarita Island - San Rafael (12pm - 4pm)
Did Someone say Margarita? on an Island? and on Easter? Join us this Sunday for the 67th NBPA paintout @ Santa Margarita Island in San Rafael, Ca. Thanks! -Gerald... Learn more
February 28 · 12:00 PM
66th NBPA Paintout - Niven Park, Greenbrae, Feb. 28th (12:00pm - 4:00pm)
Greetings Painters! This week's weather is looking promising with sunshine and blue skies! Let's pack up our gear and head to the city of Greenbrae, CA. and paint along... Learn more
Nov 22, 2015 · 12:00 PM
65th NBPA Paintout @ Bartholomew Park, Sonoma, Ca. (12pm-4pm)
UPDATE: Park Open daily 10 am – 6 pm (although main gate closes at 4:30 to incoming traffic)
Let's squeeze in another paintout before the Thanksgiving Holiday!
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Nov 14, 2015 · 10:00 AM
Watercolor Nature Journaling: A Sense of Place
In this one-day workshop you'll learn the basics of sketching and painting miniature landscapes to establish a sense of place in your nature journal. We'll explore... Learn more