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Tubac Center of the Arts 9 Plaza Rd, Tubac, AZ 85646 (520) 398-2371

September - May: Mon - Sat: 10:00am - 4:30pm Sun: 12:00pm- 4:30pm

Holiday Hours:
TCA is closed on major holidays. Call before visiting. TCA will close at 1pm on both Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve. We will be closed Christmas and New Year's Day.

Summer Hours:
Gift Shop & Gallery Closed May 30 - July 27 for Children's Summer Arts Program Reopens Friday, July 28th

August Summer Hours
Thurs - Sat: 10:00am - 4:30pm Sun: 1:00pm- 4:30pm

Barbara Borgwardt


Medium: Watercolor

Originally from Milwaukee Wisconsin, Barbara was a professional fashion illustrator and an instructor of fashion illustration and design at a private women’s college for over 25 years.  Since she has moved to Arizona she continues her transparent watercolor painting, exhibiting and teaching.

In 2015 Barbara received an award at the National Watercolor Society’s 95th International Exhibit.  This piece was also selected for the National Watercolor Society Traveling Exhibit. Barbara has won many other awards, including the MASTERMEED AWARD,2008, 2011, 2012 at the Tubac Center of the Arts.


Barbara’s Paintings.

watercolor painting by Barbara Borgwardt watercolor painting by Barbara Borgwardt


Find A Workshop

Upcoming Workshops

  1. Painting from a Photo Reference – Dan Graziano

    October 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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