Special Events

Creative Spirits September FUNraisers for Grand Canyon Wolf Recovery Project

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FUNRaisers on Friday, September 6, 13, & 27, 2019

You will receive an 11×14 canvas panel and all the supplies needed to create the evening’s featured painting.
$10 of every registration will go to the Grand Canyon Wolf Recovery Project!

Friday, September 6th from 6:30 - 8:30 pm: Vertical Aspen painting, $30 per person. Click Here to Register

Friday, September 13th from 6:00 - 9:00 pm: Pet Portraits, $50 per person. Deadline to register is Sept 6, 2019. Click Here to Register
Paint your own pet! The way it works: Register online, Submit your pet photographs to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or text to 928-606-0675 with your name and contact info. Images must be received by Friday, September 6. This allows our artist adequate time to prep your canvases with a sketch of the image provided. $50 fee includes a 11×14 pre-sketched canvas panel, 3 hours instruction by a local artist, all the materials you need to create your pet portrait. *One pet per portrait please.

Friday, September 13th from 6:30 - 8:30 pm: Dark Splatter Sky painting, $30 per person. Click Here to Register

Friday, September 27th from 6:30 -8:30 pm: Howling Coyote painting, $30 per person. Click Here to Register

Venue: Creative Spirits Studio Location, 605 W. Riordan Road, Flagstaff, Arizona, 86005
All events are BYOB (wine and beer only, please) unless otherwise specified.

Big Lake Howliday Campout Weekend 2019

Morning bird walk at Big Lake 2013 photo by Jean Ossorio
August 9, 10, & 11, 2019

Join the Grand Canyon Wolf Recovery Project for a fun-filled weekend learning about and celebrating the return of Mexican wolves to the wild. This year marks the 21 year anniversary of the first releases of Mexican wolves back into the wild in the Blue Range Wolf Recovery Area.

Where: Apache Trout Campground Fir Group site at Big Lake in the Apache National Forest, Arizona.
When: Friday, August 9th, 2019 starting at 3:00 pm through Sunday, August 11th at noon.

Registration is now closed for the 2019 event. There are no on-site registrations accepted.

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