Spring Gleaning March 16 – April 15 RECEPTION Saturday, Mar. 18, 5 – 7 pm Artists are encouraged to enter original artwork they’ve created over their artistic lives, as well as recent creations. Gleaning overlooked art that may have been tucked away and forgotten. Art that for one reason or [read more] >
Artist’s Choice May 18 – June 17, 2017 Artists may enter works of their choice and are especially encouraged to share works that best reflect their goals as artists. Artwork must be the original concept and design of the artist. All media are acceptable. There will be a show of [read more] >
The Art of the Metaphor April 20 – May 13, 2017 The Metaphor is a figure of speech which makes an implicit, implied or hidden comparison between two things that are unrelated but share some common characteristics. Artists are invited to create visual metaphors. Artwork must be the original concept and [read more] >
2017 SPACe Members’ Show February 9 – March 11, 2017 RECEPTION Saturday, Feb. 11 5 – 7 pm Refreshments ~ Guitar music by Russel Austin These are a few of the pieces in the show.
WEEKLY WINTER WATERCOLOR PAINTING CLASSES at the Spanish Peaks Arts Council, 132 W. Ryus, La Veta Jan. 20 – April 28, 2016 Fridays, 1:30 – 3:30 pm $20 per class, or pay in advance for 4 consecutive classes for $60. Beginners in watercolor are welcome. For $5, beginners/visitors may be [read more] >
2017 Children’s Art Workshop (CAW) July 10-14, 2017 “Art Is All Around Us” The 2017 Children’s Art Workshop in La Veta, CO is July 10-14 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] >
2017 Teen Art Workshop July 10 – 14 ♦ 1 pm – 4 pm Landscapes, Seascapes, and Cityscapes The Spanish Peaks Arts Council is introducing a new opportunity for young adults to explore five different art media. All materials will be provided (no snacks), for a $55 fee per student. The workshop will [read more] >
2016 Gift of Art Show Nov. 10 – Jan. 7 OPENING RECEPTION Nov. 12, 5 – 6:45 pm. Some of the artwork in the 19th Annual Gift of Art Show PEOPLE’S CHOICE WINNER Vibrant Colorado Sunrise, Watercolor by Kathy Hill Guests at the reception voted for their favorite, [read more] >
IMPRESSED! Oct. 20 – Nov. 5, 2016 Reception Oct. 22, 5 – 7 pm LaClaire Skaggs is showing a collection of 19 original etchings and other types of printmaking. Printmakers Ann Gethen, Lynne Bower Andrews, and Gay Kohl are also showing some of their prints.
For the Birds Oct. 20 – Nov. 5, 2016 Reception Oct. 22 , 5 – 7 pm Enjoy 21 original works of art by 13 area artists in a variety of media. Photography, Acrylic, Watercolor, Fiber, Ink, Scratch Board, and other multi-media.
Saturday, Dec. 3, 5 – 8 pm Approximately 60 supporters of the arts in La Veta enjoyed an evening of art, delicious food, drinks and good company, strolling among six local galleries Sat. Dec. 3, in return for contributions of $25 per person. Proceeds benefit children’s art education programs, an [read more] >
THE 40/40 SHOW Celebrating 40 Years of Art with $40 Artwork There’s an Artist in Everyone Sept. 20 – Oct. 15, 2016 Every piece of art in this fundraiser is 8″ x 8″. All artwork is priced at $40. During the opening reception Sept. 24, as many pieces as can be displayed will [read more] >