Cowboy Christmas

2021 Cowboy Christmas Quick Draw Artist Application

The Cowboy Christmas Quick Draw event invites professional artists to create a work of art in 90 minutes that is then auctioned by a professional auctioneer.

The auction benefits the Tubac Center of the Arts Hi-Art program.

Schedule of Events

1:30-3pm Quick Draw Competition

20 artists have 90 minutes to create a completed work of art for the charity auction. TCA’s Hi-Art Program encourages and supports high school students interested in exploring fine art.

3:30-5pm Charity Auction of Quick Draw Art

A live auction by famed professional auctioneer, Gary Corbett.

5-7pm Cowboy Cuisine catered by the Tubac Market
and 2 drink tickets

Artists will receive dinner and 2 drink tickets.

Artists may apply to participate by completing this online form prior to November 22nd.

Artists must have gallery representation and be current members of Tubac Center. of the Arts.

Artists will be responsible for supplying their own easel, paints, canvas, or painting substrate. Framing and hanging hardware are not required.

Artists must arrive by 12:30pm on Saturday, December 11th to set up their work area. By submitting your application online, the artist authorizes his/her work to be auctioned to the public with all profits donated to the Tubac Center of the Arts Hi-Art program. Santa Cruz Valley Art Assoc./ dba Tubac Center of the Arts is a 501 (c)3 nonprofit, EIN# 23-7034028.

Contact TCA

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

Season Hours
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.