Michael Baum Art News
August 2016
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In a small town on the eastern prairie of Colorado, this old garage and its residents simmer in the midday heat. The prairie holds many wonders and lots of cool stuff.

"Summer at the Garage" copyright Michael Baum
New
 "Summer at the Garage"
20" x 48" oil painting on linen
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"Into Twilight"
"16" x 20" oil painting on linen
Available at Michael Baum Art
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Heading west as the sun sets on the prairie.

"Into Twilight" copyright Michael Baum
   
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News and More

Labor Day Weekend
Victor Celebrates the Arts



Painting at 10,000 feet
I've been painting in Victor, Colorado, a picturesque gold-mining town high on the slopes of Pikes Peak. Artists from near and far have been painting the town and the surrounding countryside during the week before Labor Day.

The event continues through Labor Day weekend with a show featuring the newly created and often still wet paintings.

Among the many events is the "Quick Draw" on Labor Day from 9 am to noon. Artists (including yours truly) will be creating paintings on the spot while you watch. And while you're there, look for my table with many small paintings for sale.

A drive to Victor makes a great get-away. Mark your calendar and come up for the fun on Labor Day weekend.

Dates, times and other details at Victor Celebrates the Arts

Painting at Victor 2016 1 copyright Michael Baum

Painting at Victor 2016 2 copyright Michael Baum

VCTA cows


  New
 "Valley Road"
8" x 10" plein air oil painting on linen
See it at the show Labor Day weekend
  "Valley Road" copyright Michael Baum
   
"Cooling Down at the Cliffs"
12" x 24" oil painting on linen
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Oil Painters of America Western Regional Exhibition

I'm pleased to announce that "Cooling Down at the Cliffs" has been accepted into the 2016 Western Regional Exhibition. This is the premier show for representational oil painting in the West. The exhibition begins November 4 at the Marshall Gallery of Fine Art in Scottsdale, Arizona. More on this in the October newsletter. For information about the exhibition, go to OPA.


"Cooling Down at the Cliffs" copyright Michael Baum
   
In the Studio

A new painting on the easel. Almost finished.

"Studio 8/29/16" progress shot copyright Michael Baum


On Sale

"Up and Away"
Giclee print
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Featured Print
This month, I'm featuring "Up and Away." I was a member of a hot-air balloon crew for many years and often found myself drifting freely a few hundred feet above the landscape moving toward an unknown landing, a great experience for a landscape painter.



"Up and Away" copyright Michael Baum

 

7.2" x 9.5" giclee print on paper, $35 (retail $49)

9" x 12" giclee print on canvas, mounted on foam board, $69 (retail $99)

12" x 16" giclee print on canvas, mounted on foam board, $99 (retail $149)

Prints are unframed.


If you would like to purchase a print, please contact me. Email: mike@michaelbaum.com
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"Clouds Building over the Mountains"
11" x 14" oil painting on linen
$475
(retail $875)
Contact me about this one

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Featured Painting of the Week

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A road meanders from the high prairie to the mountains where a late-summer thunderstorm tries to gain a foothold. An idyllic journey on a summer afternoon. I love driving this little road, seeing the way the landscape changes as it climbs up to the mountains.


Clouds Building over the Mountains copyright Michael Baum
 
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Prints


View an expanding collection of Giclee prints in a variety of subjects and sizes.
All prints are from original paintings by Michael Baum.
Start a collection today. Ideal for home and business.
Made with archival materials for a long life.
View the entire collection at MichaelBaumPrints.com.


"Cloud Play" print on paper or canvas 
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See My Work at these
  Galleries

FAC Museum Shop
Scottsdale and Tucson, Arizona
Original paintings



Commonwheel Artists Co-op
Manitou Springs, Colorado
Prints



Wilde Meyer Gallery
Scottsdale and Tucson, Arizona
Original paintings



Tulip
2312 S. Colorado Blvd.
Denver, Colorado
303-757-2678
Prints




Boulder Arts and Crafts Gallery
Boulder, Colorado
Prints



Michael Baum Art
Manitou Springs, Colorado
 
Visit my studio to see a large selection of paintings and prints.
To arrange a visit, please call
719-685-1828 or email

info@michaelbaum.com


Garden of the Gods Trading Post
Manitou Springs, Colorado
Original paintings and prints






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