Brushmasters Getaway Paonia 2020

As always ALL 14 instructors will be helping each attendee hands on as a “Floating Instructor” so there’s plenty of attention to each class for all of you! Take advantage & pick their brains on your desired problematic areas so you can leave with the right knowledge to excel in your craft!

*NO VIDEO PERMITTED DURING WORKSHOP HOURS.

 

WEDNESDAY (September 16, 2019) *VIP ONLY

2 pm-3 pm ‘VIP CHECK-IN’

(VIP artists only Check-In)

You MUST be a VIP registered guest to be on the grounds on this day.

Get your credentials and be the first to jump in! You have hours to pick the brains of some of the top artists from around the world at your fingertips all while painting!Take advantage of it!

3 pm-7 pm “Meeting of the Minds”

Meeting of the Minds is a platform designed to not only allow attendees to socially get intimate one on one paint time with the instructors but also talk about industry and business while doing that, but this time the instructors out number the attendee. This we don’t consider a workshop, it’s a piece of mind that you’ll never forget & but they’re will be plenty of painting to take place! What you learn here will advance your career just in the networking alone, but more importantly, enough knowledge will be dropped on you about marketing your business and making a stand in today’s industry by none better, the ones that have done it themselves. This meeting is worth its weight in more than GOLD you won’t want to miss it!

8 pm-? ‘Kickoff Party & Jam’

We head just a mile down the mountain to the local favorite organic nectar watering hole of Delicious Orchards to have some good bbq, hard ciders then head back to paint jam, bonfire & camp the night away! I mean hell, we ain’t got nothing to do anyway right!

 

THURSDAY (September 17, 2020)

9 am- 11 am‘ ARTIST CHECK-IN’

ALL attendees & instructors should be checked in during these hours. Vip ticket holders only are permitted to check in Wednesday & skip these hours. During these hours you will receive your event credentials as well as wristband & sponsored goody bag. If your camping be first in line so you have plenty of time to set your camp up.

12 pm- 4 pm ‘Sign Painting & Hand lettering’

-In this course you will be instructed by Topshelf Signs of Saginaw, MI., Signs of Power based out of Dublin Ireland, Brush & Pen Studio of Brisbane Australia, Jim McShea of Bradenton, FL., Lil Dame of Loveland, CO., Darren McKeag of Cedar Rapids, IA. & Mr.Oz Designs of Durango, CO. with all other instructor floating helping you hands on. *To further your education on Signs & Letters @ 4pm a ‘Breakout Session’ w/ Topshelf Signs, Signs of Power, Brush & Pen Studio will be available for the remainder of the week. That’s right you can paint Signs and let that be your entire focus of the week if you’d like, or come in and out as you please. In this class you will learn from the very basics & beginning steps to advanced bevels, shadowing, etc to achieve dimension as well as proper layout and cutout. If you want to be a sign painter or pickup new knowledge in the world of hand lettering, this class is for you!

4 pm- 5 pm ‘Break time’

Relax, recharge, fire up your bbq, toss back a cold one and enjoy your 13,000 ft. Rocky Mountain views!

5 pm -9 pm ‘Art of Pinstriping’

This is always one of our most sought after classes & like always we’ve brought you some serious skills from around the globe! Led by Lil Dame of Loveland, CO., Mr.Oz Designs of Durango, CO., Culver Customs of Louisville, KY., Jim McShea of Bradenton, FL. & McKeag Art of Cedar Rapids, IA. In this class you will learn the beginning steps on how to correctly trim your brushes to palleting & layout! From beginner to expert, anyone can learn new tricks in this class to sharpen your knowledge of the almighty sword & we urge you not to miss it! Old school brush techniques in high demand, this class can feed your family and let you travel wherever for work daily!

9 pm-? ‘Paint Jam Session’

Yes, the stories are true! Each night we like to continue the fun, under the stars with the smell of campfire just doing what we all love.. and that’s paint! These sessions have went all night in the past and as crazy as it sounds, we encourage it.. embrace your experience in the time you have with your fellow artists, heck, well even provide the paint & brushes! Enjoy these every night, because these are the best times throughout the week as we all bond and really create memories and a network to last a lifetime!

 

FRIDAY (September 18, 2020)

9 am- 1 pm ‘Sign Painting & Hand lettering’

-In this course you will be instructed by Topshelf Signs of Saginaw, MI., Signs of Power-based out of Dublin Ireland, Brush & Pen Studio of Brisbane Australia, Jim McShea of Bradenton, FL., Lil Dame of Loveland, CO., Darren McKeag of Cedar Rapids, IA. & Mr.Oz Designs of Durango, CO. with all other instructor floating helping you hands on. *To further your education on Signs & Letters @ 4pm a ‘Breakout Session’ w/ Topshelf Signs, Signs of Power, Brush & Pen Studio will be available for the remainder of the week. That’s right you can paint Signs and let that be your entire focus of the week if you’d like, or come in and out as you please. In this class you will learn from the very basics & beginning steps to advanced bevels, shadowing, etc to achieve dimension as well as proper layout and cut out. If you want to be a sign painter or pick up new knowledge in the world of hand lettering, this class is for you!

2 pm - 6 pm ‘The Art of Gold Leaf’

Gold leafing is always the timeless trade we all love so much! Whether it be signs to Lowrider accents on paint this technique stuns anyone that see’s it and can make a huge impact on your work. Led by instructors Lil Dame of Loveland Colorado, Buckwild Brand of Los Angeles California, Brush & Pen Studio of Brisbane Australia, Jim McShea of Bradenton, FL., Mr.Oz Designs of Durango Colorado, & Signs of Power located in Dublin Ireland, so we can assure from beginner to an “expert” you all can learn something at this one! Glass, automotive paint, adhesion to burnishing & turning we got you covered in the name of Gold, Silver, variegated & more. Thank you to our sponsor WB Gold Leaf, we will have you all 100% more knowledgeable on this sought after trade, so make sure to not miss this career changing class as it will advance your art in the most elegant way & expensive way!

6 pm -7 pm ‘Break time’

On this break, we will field trip down to Delicious Orchards just 1 mile away from hard ciders, home cooking and LIVE music! This is one of the best times to interact all week as we get to step away, connect socially & raise awareness of our craft to the public!

7 pm-10 pm ‘Custom Paint & Graphics’

This class you will not want to miss! In this class you will learn everything from paint prep, mixing ratios, to custom layout & design! From flake & candy patterns we’ve brought you some of the best in the color business once again! Led by Buckwild Brand out of Los Angeles, CA., Culver Customs out of Louisville, KY., Xecution Style of New Jersey, Jim McShea of Bradenton, FL., Olivia Cook out of St. Louis, MO., Paint Zoo Studios of Philadelphia,PA., Kristian Baena of Peachtree City, GA., & Mr.Oz Designs of Durango, CO. this class is going to be lit so don’t make this your nap time or sleep in too late! Instructors will run “Breakout sessions” with this for the remainder of the day if you’d like to focus on taking your custom paintwork to another level!

10 pm-? ‘Paint Jam Session’

The party doesn’t have to end & you can paint with most of your favorite attendees & instructors all night long! Campfires, paint jams, good friends and the beautiful starry nights in the mountains of Colorado. These late sessions are where the real memories and friendships are made & we wouldn’t miss them for the world, either should you, as they could go all night!

 

SATURDAY (September 19, 2020)

9 am-1 pm ‘Custom Paint & Graphics’

This class you will not want to miss! In this class you will learn everything from paint prep, mixing ratios, to custom layout & design! From flake & candy patterns we’ve brought you some of the best in the color business once again! Led by Buckwild Brand out of Los Angeles, CA., Culver Customs out of Louisville, KY., Xecution Style of New Jersey, Jim McShea of Bradenton, FL., Olivia Cook out of St. Louis, MO., Paint Zoo Studios of Philadelphia,PA., Kristian Baena of Peachtree City, GA., & Mr.Oz Designs of Durango, CO. this class is going to be lit so don’t make this your nap time or sleep in too late! Instructors will run “Breakout sessions” with this for the remainder of the day if you’d like to focus on taking your custom paintwork to another level!

1 pm-2 pm Break Time

2 pm-6 pm ‘The Art of Lowbrow’

From sketch to paint, you will not want to miss this process! Led by instructors Darren McKeag of Cedar Rapids, IA., Buckwild Brand of Los Angeles, CA., Paint Zoo Studios out of Philadelphia, PA. Air Oil & Lead from New Jersey & Jim McShea of Bradenton, FL. In this class, you will learn the process from beginning to end on exactly how to get that image you dream in your head to a reality on your canvas. You don’t want to miss the surprises we have planned for this one it’s going to be a doozie & worth the entire week package! If you’d like to focus more on this art “Breakout sessions will be available with Darren McKeag, Paint Zoo Studios, & Jim McShea.

6 pm-10 pm ‘The Getaway’

It’s always the Getaway when you come to our events but this is the official ‘Getaway’! Relax unwind listen to music, Paint, have crafty cold beers, Colorado treats and simply enjoy the breathtaking mountain views! This is our favorite part every year but we have some tricks up our sleeves to make 2019 the most unforgettable year we’ve had yet! Our instructors will be painting at their free will now, so if you want a keepsake to get collaborated on this is your time to ask them, so you can bring back your guitar pinstriped for a lifetime bragging piece all your friends will be jealous of until they’re grey and old! In previous years this part of the week has gone all night & into cleanup hours the next day even!

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Questions?

If you have any questions feel free to contact us at Brushmastersgetaway@gmail.com!