posted May 3, 2014, 10:51 AM by David Scott   [ updated Jul 5, 2014, 11:55 AM ]
Special Event Connects Art Fans with Canyon Road Artists
Friday, Saturday & Sunday | May 9, 10, & 11, 2014, Canyon Road, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Ronnie Layden Fine Art Gallery will be hosting and sponsoring a Quick Draw Tent on May 10th at 901 Canyon Road (right where Palace intersects Canyon).

"Desert Rain" by Ronnie Layden

Come and enjoy great art, good food, refreshments and music!
What is the Passport to the Arts’ Artist Quick Draw?
The Quick Draw is one of Passport to the Arts’ headline outdoor events. Canyon Road artists will have 2 hours (120 minutes) to start and finish an original work of art using whatever media they choose – paint, glass, wood, etc. Outdoor tents will be located at 4-6 locations on Canyon Road.
• The Artist Quick Draw will begin at 11am MST sharp.
• Cocktail Reception With the Artists (4pm) & Live auction (5pm) at Ventana Fine Art Gallery at 400 Canyon Road.
Go to the Passport to the Arts page on for lots of additional information.
  • 9-11am: Artists set-up at assigned locations.
  • 11am-1pm: Artist Quick Draw – starts precisely at 11am at tented locations on Canyon Road.
  • 12:30 – 2pm: Artists spray varnish, and frame artwork; then
  • 4pm: Cocktail Reception & Auction Preview for Artists and Bidders
  • 5pm: Silent Auction bidding ends
  • 5:15pm: Quick Draw Live Auction
For more information contact Meg Shepard (505) 795-5703 |
Bruce Adams, Owner/Publisher of Santa Fean Magazine, will be the auctioneer.