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Rita Pacheco

Oil Painting- Ridgway, CO


Rita Pacheco is a contemporary impressionist oil painter residing in Ridgway, Colorado.  She began her formal training at Art Center College of Design in California, has experience as an architectural draftsman and continues to hone her craft through daily study en plein air and in her Colorado studio. In the past several years, Rita has been invited to some of the most prestigious plein air invitationals in the country, including the Easton, Maryland, Laguna Plein Air Painters, Borrego Springs,  The Central Coast, Kern County, Telluride and Aspen Plein Air and the “Just Plein Fun “ Invitational in Newport Beach, CA.  Rita’s paintings grace the walls of many homes and businesses across the country and internationally.   She is an active member of the Oil Painters of America,  Laguna Plein Air Painters Association, and the California Art Club.


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