Release Date: January 30,2015

John Taft, Creative District Artists, Receives Award

January 28, 2015

Longmont Artist receives award

Longmont, Colorado based artist, John Taft, received Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine’s “Award of Excellence” for his oil painting, “Sleeping Acres”, at this year’s Coors Western Art Show / National Western Club Show opening at the National Stock Show in Denver.  All three of Mr. Taft’s works in the National Western Club Show sold during the Stock Show.

Originally from New York, Mr. Taft moved to Colorado 10 years ago to pursue painting full time.  His studio is located on Main Street in Longmont and is open to the public during Longmont’s 2nd Friday events and by appointment.  He is represented by Vail International Gallery and Breckenridge Gallery. 

More information can be found at: www.johntaft.com

Address:          John Taft Studio and Gallery:  525 3rd Avenue, suite 209, Longmont, CO  80501

Tel:  (303) 746-2651

Email: studio@johntaft.com