From jewelers and sculptors to photographers and painters, the Parker Artists Guild ( PAG ) is an organization whose members who are dedicated to the visual arts. The Guild offers many opportunities for members to showcase their artistic creations as well as to learn a great deal about various artistic techniques through workshops and classes.
Art in the Park
One of the most popular annual events held in Parker that allows Guild members to display their art is Art in the Park. This yearly event takes place in O’Brien Park (10795 Victorian Drive, Parker, CO 80138). Artists that specialize in photography, handmade jewelry, sculpture, fine art, painting, and creations made of various other materials participate in Art in the Park each year.
Anyone interested in participating in Art in the Park as an artist or a vendor should contact the Parker Artists Guild for more information.
Art in the Park is a family-friendly event that includes close to 100 artist booths where original pieces are displayed for sale. The event also includes music, food vendors, a face-painting booth for children, and an art station where kids can explore their artistic talents.
In addition to Art in the Park, the Guild sponsors several other art shows throughout the year.
More Information About the Parker Artists Guild
The PAG was formed in 2001 and currently has close to 300 members – most of whom live in Parker, Colorado, Douglas County, or in other communities in the Denver metropolitan area (although some Guild members live in more distant areas of Colorado). Members are artists that have an interest in or appreciation for one or more artistic styles. Not only is the PAG an excellent place to showcase art, but it’s also a place for artists to learn and expand their artistic horizon.
The Guild offers workshops and classes for both adults and children. The classes and workshops are open to members of the Guild as well as to the public.
Interested in a Parker Artists Guild Volunteer Position?
The Guild is always looking for individuals interested in volunteering their time to help at an event, program or activity. The Guild’s website lists current volunteer openings, as well as a description of each volunteer opportunity.
The Guild also publishes a monthly newsletter, called Art Attack. To subscribe online, simply fill out an e-form on the homepage of the Parker Artists Guild’s website.