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Walktober 2021: Rockhurst University Quick Paint Contest

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Individuals Displaying Canvas Paintings

Sunday, October 3, 2021
Rockhurst University, 1100 Rockhurst Rd.
Check-in: Circle Drive near Arrupe Hall (enter at 54th & Troost)

9-9:30 a.m.: Artist Check-in
9:30-11:30 a.m.: Quick Paint
11:30-11:45 a.m.: Turn-in
Noon: Judging/Purchase Award: $250 sponsored by Rockhurst University

Our first Quick Paint during Walktober features Rockhurst University’s beautiful 55-acre campus nestled in the heart of Kansas City, just blocks from the Country Club Plaza and minutes from downtown. The campus quad is accented with large oak trees and flower beds, surrounded by rustic stone buildings.

Must have six (6) participants to award prize; no fee to participate. Please pre-register by emailing your name and contact information to heidi.markle@kcmo.org.


1. Painting must be done outside ENTIRELY on location on Sunday, October 3 between the hours of 9:30-11:30 a.m.

2. All traditional mediums are accepted (oils, watercolor, pastel, acrylic, ink, graphite).

3. Artists may paint anywhere on the Rockhurst University campus.  Subject matter can be anything within sight as long as the artist is within the boundaries.

4. Artists will immediately submit work for judging and a chance to win the $250 purchase award. Return the completed work upon conclusion of the Quick Paint at 11:30 a.m.

5. Purchase award will be chosen and prize awarded at Noon. Winning artwork becomes the property of the Quick Paint sponsor.

*The health of attendees is very important to us. We ask all participants to practice social distancing and wear a mask when in close proximity to others regardless of vaccination status.


October 3, 2021
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:
The Paseo, The Paseo Bikeway


Rockhurst University
1100 Rockhurst Road
Kansas City, 64110 United States
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