A special thanks to all of the extraordinary artists that I have had the good fortune to meet in the workshops over the years. I am so grateful! - Marty Brens

Since 1990, we've been offering fine art instruction through plein air and studio workshops in a variety of locations. Artists may choose an all-inclusive package at one of the ranch retreats or a figure workshop in the spacious studio.

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                     2014 Instructors

Scott Mattlin  April 22-25
Michelle Torrez  April 7-10
Skip Whitcomb  May 21-26
Kim English  May 29-June 3
 Lorenzo Chavez  June 17-20 
Kathleen Dunphy August 12-15 
George Strickland  September 9-12
Kim English  September 25-30
Kim English Puerto Vallarta  March 16-23
2015 Instructors
The  new scheule will be up shortly!
Don Hamilton  October 6-9
Michelle Torrez
Kim English
Kim Mackey
Rusty Jones
Dave Santillanes  May 7-10
George Strickland

Randall Sexton

Art In the Aspens Workshops

Randall Sexton


The Joy of Painting Plein Air

Oil / Pastel / Acrylic


Red Rock Ranch, Westcliffe, CO


All Levels


Join Randall Sexton as he shares his own technique and joy of painting on location, en plein air.  While the fundamentals of painting en plein air will be reviewed, demonstrated, and discussed, the class is designed to encourage the experienced artist to stretch their own boundaries, in an effort be “in the moment” in any location. “One on One” Randall excels in individual critiques and assistance as he guides students to higher ground.  Primarily an oil painter, Randall  is open to other mediums in the class. Students of all levels are welcome.


$1985 This price includes:  All-inclusive, private room with bath, three meals daily, appetizers after class, and wine or beer at happy hour and with dinner.

Mineral spirits are available for $10 for the duration of the class.









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