2016 Children’s Art Workshop (CAW)

2016 Children’s Art Workshop (CAW) July 11-15, 2016 “Art Is All Around Us”  The 2016 Children’s Art Workshop in La Veta, CO is July 11-15 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 [read more] >

2 children making clay suns

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Winter Painting Classes

PAINTING CLASSES Kathy Hill is offering painting classes on Friday afternoons, 1 – 3:30, beginning Feb. 12 continuing for 6 weeks until March 18. The cost is $20 per class, or register for all 6 weeks for $80. (no refunds except for sickness) Beginners in watercolor are welcome. Artists working [read more] >

April Showers Bring …

April Showers Bring … April 21 – May 14, 2016 Artists are encouraged to express something relative to the title of the show. Artwork must be the original concept and design of the artist. All media are acceptable. Artwork entered in this show may not be entered in a SPACe [read more] >

april-showers-with cartoon animals under mushroom


SPACe Members’ Show

2016 Annual SPACe Members’ Show Feb. 11 – Mar. 12, 2016 Artwork must be the original concept and design of the artist. All media are acceptable. Artwork in this show MAY also be entered in one other SPACe show in 2016. Only current SPACe members may enter.     ► Feb. [read more] >

Full Spectrum

Artists are encouraged to explore color combinations such as primary, secondary, tertiary colors; color harmony; warm and cool colors or other aspects of color in art. Artwork must be the original concept and design of the artist. All media are acceptable. ► Mar. 11 & 12 — Bring artwork to the [read more] >

blot color wheel

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Art in the Park

2016 Art in the Park La Veta, Colorado July 2 & 3, 2016 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 [read more] >

Corks & Forks

Corks & Forks Annual fundraiser for community art education programs Saturday, Dec. 5 5 – 7 pm Pictures from SPACe   Guests strolled among 5 galleries, feasting on delicious food and wine paired for maximum enjoyment. SPACe, Shalawalla, La Veta Main St. Gallery, Inner Idea Artists, and North by Southwest provided different [read more] >

SM corkforkposter 2015

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Original Art Resale Event

Original Art Resale Event November 12 – Jan. 2, 2016 Here are a few of the original paintings available for amazing prices in the Gift of Art Resale Event. Many of the pieces in the show have been donated by artists who have shown previously at SPACe. The entire amount of the sale [read more] >

18th Annual Gift of Art Show

18th Annual Gift of Art Show RECEPTION Saturday, Nov. 14, 5 – 6:30 pm  There was a tie for winners of the People’s Choice Award–Mary Jean Fowler for her Fabric Jacket and Clyde Schroeder for his charcoal drawing, “Wolf Robe”. The Gift of Art show includes original artwork by 28 [read more] >

photo show at a glance 2011

Dale Gillan sanding log-web

Cottonwood Bench Project

Cottonwood Bench  A collaboration of the La Veta School of the Arts and the Spanish Peaks Arts Council for a Public Works Art Project. Local woodcarver and surgeon Dale Gillan was selected by representatives of LVSA and SPACe to transform a massive cottonwood log into an artistic bench for La Veta. The [read more] >