DaGroup paint-outs are every Sunday (or sometimes Saturday). 

Painting times are generally from 11am to 3pm ... refer to schedule below. Critiques will be at the end time, at locations deemed best at the time. Paintout locations are subject to change due to current events and/or weather ... Check this schedule a couple of days before to verify location and obtain more details, such as directions.  Bring a bag lunch. Come and enjoy the day.

Rain cancels

Details are below.


2019 (schedule subject to change; check website before you head o


During COVID19 restrictions be careful, follow regulations and maintain distancing. Note that during the restrictions, artists may be independently chosing their painting spots ... so attendence at the sites below are iffy.

February 2021 schedule by Susan J

February 7.     Martinez Marina

               Ferry St, Martinez, CA 94553  https://goo.gl/maps/LYjcieRxLjHnbcmy5

February 14.     Green Valley Road and Mason Road   Looking for                     mustard.

               1635 Mason Rd, Fairfield, CA 94534

               https://goo.gl/maps/ yGiFSexLqRTJrytZ7

February 21     Cummings Skyway, Crockett.  

From 680 S take CA-4 towards Crockett. Take exit 5 toward I-80 E/Crockett/ Vallejo. Keep right at the fork, follow signs for Carquinez Shoreline/Crockett Hills. Merge onto Cummings Skyway. In about 0.3 miles pull over to side of road (south side) Look west toward Mt Tam for best views.  I will try to get there  early to help mark the spot.


February 28     Carneros Valley.  Domaine Carneros is closed down,

               Paint along Duhig Road  1301-1389 Duhig Rd, Napa, CA 94559


March 2021 schedule by Micaela

March 2021

Sunday paintouts schedule

11 - 3


March 7 CAPAY VALLEY Almond blossoms. Near the town of Esparto. The Almond blossom Festival is cancelled for this year, so it should be a good year to go.  https://goo.gl/maps/4jTFpZeJ11gk92ou6. Meet in Capay at Road Trip Bar and Grill 11am which is on highway 16 (24989 State Highway 16). Park in the back.

March 14 OLD BORGES RANCH  https://goo.gl/maps/dWJocqq9c5wT1kbz6 From 24 or 680 exit Ygnacio Valley Road, R on Walnut AVENUE, at circle take the first exit to Oak Grove Road continue onto Castle Rock Road 1 mile, R on Elise Court at the wooden sign. The park is open, but there may not be a restroom available.

March 21 MARIN HEADLANDS Field Rd & Conzelman Rd. https://goo.gl/maps/z2bKioXUkHCwRpkX9  

Great Golden Gate Bridge view OR turn right at stop sign toward Field Road; then take left onto Field Road & into parking lot ... great views of ocean shoreline.

March 28 POINT PINOLE  https://goo.gl/maps/vCgcYMBMyUfmYWWv6

Trail map: https://www.ebparks.org/parks/pt_pinole/default.htm#trailmap


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