Cottonwood Tree Bench Project

Cottonwood Tree Public Works Art Project The Spanish Peaks Arts Council (SPACe) and The La Veta School of the Arts (LVSA) are seeking area artist woodcarvers to submit proposals for the transformation of a large cottonwood log into a Public Works Art Project bench for the town of La Veta. For instructions on how to [read more] >

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SPACe Members Show 2015

SPACe Members Show 2015   The 2015 SPACe Members’ Show is a collection of original artwork by 21 SPACe members. There are over 45 pieces in the show, representing a variety of media. Artists in the show are Lynne Bower Andrews, Mary Jean Fowler, Ann Gethen, Kathy Hill, Rena Kaplowitz, A.D. McGregor, Scot Mangold, John [read more] >

Gift of Art 2014

17th Annual Gift of Art Show Nov. 9, 2014 – Jan. 3, 2015 Reception Saturday Nov. 15 5 – 6:30 pm* *SPACe General Membership meeting 6:30 – 7 pm This year’s Gift of Art Show includes Kenny Schneider’s unique kinetic installation, “Autobiography”. This large 3D construction is based on an artwork of vehicles the artist [read more] >

Mary Scott

Kim McKee

Night Skies 2014

Night Skies Oct. 7 – Nov. 8, 2014 Reception Sat. Oct. 11 Winner of the People’s Choice Award Albert A. Clymer — “Hale-Bopp” Coming soon to La Veta. Southern Colorado Astronomical Park (SCAS) For more information visit SCASPUEBLO.COM Learn about Huerfano resident Tom Northup’s vision of an astronomical park outside of La Veta. In the [read more] >

Fall Show 2014

Fall Show Aug. 26 – Oct. 5, 2014 Reception Saturday Aug. 30 5 – 7 pm In the Fuller Gallery Scotland My Way Ann Gethen Ann Gethen was born in England and has lived in America for over 40 years. Her studies have been self-directed with help from professional teachers to form a sound artistic [read more] >

"Pittenweem Harbour--East Coast"

1st Place - Digitally Altered

"The Gathering" by Patti Nickell

Photography Show 2014

Photography Show People, Places, and Things July 29 – August 23, 2014 Opening Reception Friday, Aug. 1 ~ 5 – 7:00 pm   Categories Color ♦ Digitally Altered ♦ Black & White Awards Judge Cathy Mullens Cathy Mullens is an award-winning wildlife and landscape photographer who attempts to capture and reproduce one particular moment in [read more] >

La Veta Artisan Tour 2014

La Veta Artisan Tour 2014 Annual Studio and Gallery Tour The annual Studio and Gallery Tour is organized by the Spanish Peaks Arts Council to showcase local artists, artisans and galleries. The free self-guided event is a way to let non-artists learn how art is made as well as provide opportunities to purchase original art. [read more] >

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Colorado! 2014

COLORADO ! June 24 – July 26, 2014   Opening Reception Saturday, June 28 ~ 5 – 7:00 pm Award Recipients 1st Place Kathy Hill Everlasting Spanish Peaks – watercolor   2nd Place Ann Gethen Clearing Shadows – oil also recipient of the People’s Choice award 3rd Place Roberta Lutgens Driving to Denver – cotton [read more] >

Children’s Art Workshop 2014

The Many Faces of Art The 2014 Children’s Art Workshop in La Veta, CO is July 7-11 from 9 am – noon each day for children between Kindergarten and 7th Grade. We are excited to have top quality artists to teach and help students complete a project in the following areas: pottery, sculpture, tile art, [read more] >


Art in the Park 2014

2014 Art in the Park La Veta, Colorado July 5 & 6, 2014 10 am – 5 pm Saturday, 10 – 4 Sunday no admission fees — food — music ALWAYS the weekend closest to Independence Day All kinds of handmade arts, crafts, jewelry, apparel, paintings, ceramics, glass, wood, etc. are welcome. PLEASE no factory [read more] >