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Boulder Library Canyon Gallery BAA Exhibit: “A Century of Vision”

Exhibit at Boulder Library from June 26 – August 27

Opening Reception

The Boulder Art Association invites you to our Opening Reception Tuesday, July 9th, 5:00 – 6:30 pm for our summer member exhibit celebrating 100 years! A Century of Vision features the work of 72 artists and over 140 pieces of art! Come meet the artists and be inspired!

Family Art Days

The Boulder Art Association presents two Family Art Days featuring art activities for all ages plus in-person art demos featuring 22 artists – and it’s FREE! In celebration of our 100 years (and counting!), the BAA is excited to offer two days of creativity with hands-on art activities and artist demonstrations from weaving , collage and painting to how to stretch a canvas! (Watch for a schedule in our BAA newsletter and social media coming soon!)

Join us for two ARTful Sundays, July 14th and August 11th, 1:00 – 4:30 pm at the Main Boulder Library Canyon Gallery. 

Sunday July  14, 1-4:30 Artist Demos!

12:45 – 2:152-3:303:15-4:45
Ninel Senatorova -Oil paintingMegan McCarthy – Color mixingKathy Bogan – TBA
Debra Jason -Painting with alcohol inksDanitza Hill – TBASteve O’Bryan – TBA
Jerome Coffey -Stretching & prepping a canvasNancy Sullo -Impressionistic Figure Painting in Watercolor.Jackie Seltzer –  SPECIAL ACTIVITYCreating Art With Fruit & More!
Rachel Thurber – SPECIAL ACTIVITY Llama LoomLisa Seaman – TBABarry Gillespie -How to do the initial drawing for a painting directly on the canvas.
Kyra Mondragon – Unlocking Your Inner Creative – a Silly InterACTive Workshop! SPECIAL ACTIVITY -Come move and break down barriers by exploring your imagination through a variety of playful and interactive activities. Perfect for all ages and abilities, this workshop promises laughter, growth, and a supportive environment where you can let your creativity run wild!

Sunday August 11, 1-4:30

12:45 – 2:152-3:303:15-4:45
Annie Thayer – Painting with WatercolorsSteven Homsher – TBAXenia Sease -Painting a Verdant Landscape in PastelSPECIAL ACTIVITY – Explore with pastels!
Karen Zumbrun – TBAGretchen Acharya – DEMOrodney Swanstrom – TBA
Jerome Coffey -Painting on the stretched canvasMichael Hamers – Airbrush with water-based paint

Astrid Paustian -“Luminous Grays” Blending colors on the canvas.ELIZABETH  SHOEMAN -Tapestry weavingSPECIAL ACTIVITY – Weave with the artist!
Evan Cantor – Live MUSIC!

Artist Notes

Cash awards announced at our June 9th Opening Reception!


  • Best of show – $200
  • 1st Place – $150
  • 2nd Place – $100
  • 3rd Place – $75
  • Two Honorable Mentions – $50 each

Important Dates 

Exhibition opens: Wednesday, June 26 (during Library open hours)

Opening Reception/Award Ceremony – Tuesday,  July 9,  5:00 – 6:30 pm

Demo/Family Art Day 1* – Sunday, July 14, 1:00 – 4:30 pm

Demo/Family Art Day 2* – Sunday, August 11, 1:00- 4:30 pm

Exhibit ends – Tuesday, August 27

Pick Up – Wednesday, August 28, 1 – 6:30 pm

Questions? Please email