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Watch for our signature event in 2021!

Enjoy an  inspiring hour as professional artists create original works as you stroll, watch and be wowed! 

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ARTISTS RACE THE CLOCK

 

Start to finish in one hour 

Abstract and plein aire artists 

Confident, focused artists -- years of  plein aire unleashed in QD's controlled environment

Researched and planned to execute in the public eye

Gain a glimpse of how artists layer and build their works

Art professionally framed, ready to hang, sold at live auction

A real 'wow'  factor 

Watch the stopwatch artists as they progress, and interact with the demo artists while they create

ART AUCTION

 Score original works at live and silent auctions, ready-to-hang with bragging rights. 

MEET THE ARTISTS BUFFET

 

Nosh and chat with artists and friends. Artists meet  their new collectors.

TAKE HOME YOUR WINS

 New original art you can really talk about, new friends and art insights. 

SPECTACULAR VENUE FOR ARTISTS AND GUESTS

 

Laurel Ridge Country Club’s Great Hall and Pavilion offer soaring views.

Artists love the great natural light for creating and guests love the expansive mountaintop vistas.

The LRCC team performs their own miracles by flipping art studios into a party space for the  post auction buffet.

Quick Draw's annual event lets you show visible support for art teaching in schools, help art teachers inspire young minds and help kids get to college in art related fields.  Quick Draw showcases regional professional artists who have practiced for years to wow you on the spot.

Quick Draw of WNC - who we are