Capturing the Spirit of Time & Place in Plein Air

Sage Fine Art Gallery is proud to represent award-winning Taos Artist, Barbara Bartels, who paints in the Euro/American traditional style "en plein-aire".  Her paintings capture the very heart of "time and place" and reflect her love of subjects known to Taos, Northern New Mexico, Colorado and Texas. She teaches classes year round as well as workshops in Taos and throughout the Rocky Mountains.

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Oil Painting Workshops

One, two or more days "fitting your schedule or vacation time."

You are invited to experience painting in the tradition of the Taos Founding Fathers as well as known painters of today. Paint Plein-Air with Master Instructor, Barbara Bartels, in beautiful Taos, New Mexico. Go to locations made famous by Taos Artists and return home with great memories;having captured for yourself a unique "moment in time" on canvas.

"I am grateful to God for giving me a heart that feels, 

eyes that see and a passion to capture it all on canvas"