La Veta Artisan Tour
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. Be sure to stop at Francisco Crossing (between the Library and the Next Door Deli Outpost) to see more artists!
Pre-tour Kick Off Aug. 1
There will be a display of works by artists on the tour upstairs at SPACe during the opening reception for the Photography Show Friday, Aug. 1, 5 – 7 pm with refreshments provided.
Aug. 2, 2014
Free maps showing the locations of the artists, artisans, and galleries in the tour, plus directions, will be available at the SPACe Gallery in the park, 132 W. Ryus, as well as other businesses around town. Signs will help direct visitors to artist locations.
Hours: 9 am – 5 pm
Artists on the tour:
Ann Gethen, Pat Newell, Lynn Bower Andrews, Katrina Borneman, Robin Richards, Lucia Contro, Kathy Hill, Gayle Baker, Mary Sewell Cooper, Mary Jean Fowler, Perla Kopeloff, Cathy Mullens, and Michael Scott.
Galleries: Shalawalla Gallery, Pinon Hill Art Gallery, North by Southwest, and Spanish Peaks Arts Council (SPACe Gallery in the Park).
PLUS Wahatoya Community Initiatives
The Spanish Peaks Arts Council (SPACe) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization supporting education in the arts in Southern Colorado