The geographic area in and and around the city of Roanoke offers a variety of excellent subjects, vistas and terrain.
Our city of 100, 000 residents contains interesting architecture, both modern and traditional. Downtown is vibrant with restaurants, shops and art galleries. Different neighborhoods like Old Southwest and Grandin Village add to the mix! There is surely something to capture in paint.
The city’s parks and extensive Greenway system have different perspectives of the territory including the Roanoke River.
Smith Mountain Lake is a quick 30 minute drive from downtown Roanoke. For those that love to paint lakes and water, this is the place.
Local volunteers and Plein Air painters will be available to guide guests to desired locations. The choices are virtually endless!