The Abandoned

THE ABANDONED RECEPTION Saturday, May 27, 5 – 7 pm A collection of photographs of artifacts, equipment, locations and animals left abandoned to the elements and nature by Karen Voepel, Lex Nichols and Vincent Gearhart.   About Karen Voepel — Karen and her husband, Bill Broyles, own and operate the historic [read more] >


Artist’s Choice

Artist’s Choice May 18 – June 17, 2017 A collection of original artwork by 23 area artists  Thom Anderson, Lynne Bower Andrews, KAT Borneman, Mary Cooper, Rachel Dimond, Maryjean Fowler, Ann Gethen, Kathy Hill, Allison Humphries, Shannon Johnson, Steven Kalaher-Taillebois, Rena Kaplowitz, Barbara Kowalik, Carlyle McCormick, Nan McDowell, A.D. McGregor, [read more] >


Western Heritage Show

June 20 – July 22, 2017 Artists are invited to enter artwork in any media that represent or express Rocky Mountain western themes including landscape, culture, history, perceptions, insight or other aspects. The show will be judged by Pueblo artist Kim Mackey for cash awards. $500-1st Place, $300- 2nd Place; $250 – 3rd [read more] >


Watercolor Painting Workshop

Watercolor Painting Workshop July 19 & 20 Instructor, Kathy Hill 9:30 – Noon & 1:30 – 4 pm both days $100  Materials not included. $35 material fee–2 week advance notice required This workshop will let you work with watercolor paints creating a landscape painting from a photo. Techniques for success with watercolors [read more] >


Drawing Workshop

Basic Drawing Workshop June 28 & 29 Instructor, Kathy Hill 9:30 – Noon & 1:30 – 4 pm both days $100  Materials not included. $15 material fee–2 week advance notice required This workshop will let you work with pencil & charcoal learning basic techniques to develop realistic drawings. Please register in advance. Class size is limited. Ages [read more] >


Oil Painting Workshop

Oil Painting Workshop June 14 & 15 Instructor, Kathy Hill 9:30 – Noon & 1:30 – 4 pm both days $100  Materials not included. $35 material fee–2 week advance notice required This workshop will let you work with oil/alkyd paints creating a landscape painting from a photo. Techniques for success with oils are the primary [read more] >


Acrylic Painting Workshop

Acrylic Painting Workshop June 7 & 8 Instructor, Kathy Hill 9:30 – Noon & 1:30 – 4 pm both days $100  Materials not included. $35 material fee–2 week advance notice required This workshop will let you work with acrylic paints creating a landscape painting from a photo. Techniques for success [read more] >


Michelangelo: Sketches in Clay

The Spanish Peaks Arts Council in partnership with the Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center presents — Few artists have been more exalted than Michelangelo Buonarroti. His reputation as a sculptor, painter, draftsman and architect has not only stood the test of time, but his artwork represents some of the [read more] >


The Art of the Metaphor

The Art of the Metaphor April 20 – May 13, 2017 RECEPTION April 22, 5 – 7 pm   Artists in the show: A.D. McGregor, Oleta McGregor, John Manos, Janet Valdez, Russel Austin, J Patterson, Maryjean Fowler, Steven Kalaher-Taillebois, Carly McCormack, Michael Rosencrans, Kenny Schneider, Ann Gethen, Rachel Schneider, Marilynn [read more] >


La Veta Student Art Show

April 20 – May 13, 2017 A lively collection of artwork created by the students of La Veta RE-2 Art Teacher, Amber Huff. The show is produced entirely by the students under the direction of Mrs. Huff. Many of the pieces are for sale. The show gives the students an opportunity [read more] >


SCAN Monthly Newsletter

SCAN – Southern Colorado Art News Henrietta Butler of the Apishapa Valley Artists Group has initiated a Southern Colorado Community Art Newsletter called SCAN-Southern Colorado Art News. She will be publishing SCAN monthly and has added a Facebook page, SCAN-SoCo Art News, with the updates. Check it out and “Like” the [read more] >


15th Annual Studio & Gallery Tour

August 5 & 6, 2017 10 am – 4 pm Free self-guided tour of La Veta artists’ studios and local galleries ARTISTS: Register for the tour and reserve a spot in the brochure and on the map. Registration form