Jan Kirkpatrick

Born and raised in California, Kirkpatrick followed her interest in skiing and the outdoors to Colorado in 1967.
Her painting gives her an outlet for her life long passion of the Rocky Mountains and the Colorado Plateau.

Kirkpatrick’s work hangs in many private and public collections including the University of Colorado.
She has had her work juried into many national art shows, and had an articles about her paintings in The American Artist, and the Plein Air Painters web newsletter.

Jan and her late husband Don (d 2008) lived on a farm in Boulder County for 38 years, raising two sons, and various equine, canine, and feline friends. Jan continues to live on the farm. 


53 items

Chasing the Night Away


11 x 9 / OilThe image of the sun rising through the clouds in eastern Boulder county gave me the idea for this painting. The stars were still visible above the clouds.

Spring Drama


17 x 17 / Plein Air Oil

Left Hand Creek - Boul...


12x6 / Plein Air Oil

Logan Pass GNP


10X20 / oil

Ceran St. Vrain Creek


10x10 / Plein Air Oil