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Open Wheel Throwing
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Date: June 16, 9:00 am
Location: The Art Studio
Details: Try your hand at throwing on the wheel or brush up your skills in altering, hand-building and sculpting. With weekly three-hour sessions, take one class or several! Space is limited to three students per session, so reserve in advance. With a small class size, instructor Laura Elm can teach multiple levels simultaneously, so those with more experience can additionally opt to work on a variety of glazing techniques.  If Fridays do not work for you, call The Art Studio to arrange a lesson on another day of the week. Ages 12 and up.  Instructor: Laura Elm. Choose from 12 Fridays throughout the season.

WHEN
Fridays June 9 - August 25

TIME
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

COST
$75
 
 

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Upcoming Events
Friday, Jun 16
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
OPEN WHEEL THROWING
9:00am, The Art Studio
Try your hand at throwing on the wheel or brush up your skills in altering, hand-building and sculpting. With weekly three-hour sessions, take one more...



Monday, Jun 19
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
PAINTING WITH WATER SOLUBLE OILS
9:00am, The Art Studio
Also known as "water-miscible" or "solvent-free" oils, water soluble oils are real oil paints, formulated with the exact same more...
   
 
MUSIC
CADILLAC ANGELS
Alpenglow
5:30pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Tony Balbinot, bandleader and singer / songwriter, guitarist for the Cadillac Angels first learned music through 45 rpm records from a jukebox in a more...



Tuesday, Jun 20
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
PAINTING WITH WATER SOLUBLE OILS
9:00am, The Art Studio



Wednesday, Jun 21
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
PAINTING ON SILK
Wednesday at Western
9:00am, The Art Studio
Using resist and an array of vibrant permanent dyes, paint on a 52-inch hemmed silk scarf. Start by stretching and pinning the scarf on an elevated more...
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
MIDDLE SCHOOL: PAPER QUILLING
Middle School Art Workshop
10:00am, The Art Studio
Wednesday June 21 Paper Quilling. $45 + $10 supply fee Learn the traditional art of rolling and folding paper strips into intricate and beautiful more...
   
 
MUSIC
DEL & DAWG
Featuring Del McCoury & David Grisman
7:30pm, Big Mine Ice Arena
June 21st At the Big Mine Ice Arena Show 7:30 pm Doors 7:00 pm Early Bird Tickets Standing Room Only $45; General Admission $75; VIP $150 more...



Thursday, Jun 22
   
 
GALLERIES
ARTIST RECEPTION
5:00pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
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Friday, Jun 23
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
OPEN WHEEL THROWING
9:00am, The Art Studio
Try your hand at throwing on the wheel or brush up your skills in altering, hand-building and sculpting. With weekly three-hour sessions, take one more...



Saturday, Jun 24
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
MAKING PAINT WITH POWDERED PIGMENT
9:00am, The Art Studio
Work with powdered pigment and binders to mix your own batches of a variety of paints, including watercolor/gouache, acrylic, water-soluble oil, and more...



Monday, Jun 26
   
 
MUSIC
JOEY LEONE'S CHOP SHOP
Alpenglow
5:30pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Master guitar player Joey Leone leads the Chop Shop as one of the most prolific and popular blues groups currently rocking New England. Born and more...



Tuesday, Jun 27
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
CYANOTYPE PHOTOGRAM PRODUCTION
1:00pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Using a photographic process developed in the early 1800s, produce cyanotype photograms with local artist and owner of the Grubstake Gallery, Kimbre more...
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
CANVASES AND COCKTAILS ON THE CFTA OUTDOOR STAGE
Cherry Blossom Tree
5:30pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Join painter and instructor, Becky Chappell on the Center’s Outdoor Stage for an exciting step-by-step acrylic painting class – a perfect more...



Wednesday, Jun 28
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
MIDDLE SCHOOL: DISCOVER IMAGE TRANSFER TECHNIQUES
Middle School Art Workshop
10:00am, The Art Studio
Wednesday June 28 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Discover Image Transfer Techniques. $45 + $20 supply fee Learn several different techniques to create more...
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
CYANOTYPE PHOTOGRAM PRODUCTION
1:00pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
   
 
CULINARY ARTS
HOME WINEMAKING
3:00pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Let’s make a barrel of wine! Join local professional chef and home winemaker Tim Egelhoff for a series of wine making and tasting classes. more...
   
 
PUBLIC POLICY FORUM
Gail Schwartz- Are the Maroon Bells for Sale?: Th
7:30pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Senator Schwartz built a distinguished legislative record in education, water, natural resources, and energy. While Colorado State Senate Majority more...



Thursday, Jun 29
   
 
GALLERIES
ARTIST RECEPTION
5:30pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Three years ago, when Adele Bachman made the decision to develop her artistic abilities, she relied on other people to give her inspiration and more...



Friday, Jun 30
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
OPEN WHEEL THROWING
9:00am, The Art Studio
Try your hand at throwing on the wheel or brush up your skills in altering, hand-building and sculpting. With weekly three-hour sessions, take one more...
   
 
GALLERIES
ARTIST RECEPTION
Lush and Verdant Redux
5:00pm, The Art Studio
Owing to the fertile and furtive minds of one of the valleys’ most passionate and prolific artists; the ASCA presents a solo show that more...
   
 
GALLERIES
ARTWALK
5:00pm, The Art Studio
The Art Studio of the Center for the Arts is a proud member of Artists of Crested Butte and joins ArtWalk, our community's evening gallery stroll more...
   
 
TOUR DE FORKS
TDF: ELEGANT & ENERGIZED ENTRANCE
6:00pm,
This summer’s Tour de Forks kicks off in one of the newest homes at Meridian Lake, just designed and built this past October by Ben Somrak, more...
   
 
MUSIC
PHOEBE HUNT & THE GATHERERS
8:00pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
June 30th Show 8:00 pm Doors 7:30 pm Early Bird Tickets $15 (through 6/23) Regular Tickets $20 Buy Tickets Austin more...



Sunday, Jul 2
   
 
ALSO AT THE CENTER
OBJ
6:00pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
   
 
TOUR DE FORKS
TDF: MODERN TRANSFORMATIONS
6:00pm,
Experience the transformation of this Skyland home situated on the first tee of the Robert Trent Jones Jr. championship golf course. While outdoors more...



Monday, Jul 3
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
PLEIN AIR PASTEL FLOWERS
9:00am, The Art Studio
Show up at a pre-announced garden or trailside location where the blooms are going off! After registration and a few days in advance of class, you more...
   
 
MUSIC
CHATHAM COUNTY LINE
Alpenglow
5:30pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Chatham County Line conjures a sepia-toned timelessness huddling around a single microphone playing traditional string band instrumentation while more...



Wednesday, Jul 5
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
MIDDLE SCHOOL: CYANOTYPE PHOTOGRAM PRODUCTION
Middle School Art Workshop
10:00am, The Art Studio
Wednesday July 5 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Cyanotype Photogram Production. $45 + $15 supply fee Using a photographic process developed in the early more...
   
 
MUSIC
TOUR DE FORKS
TDF: PASTORAL HAVEN DINNER & TRAVIS MEADOWS CONCER
5:30pm,
Originally owned by local generational ranchers Lee and Polly Spann, Missy and Phil Chamberland’s 70 acres of wildflowers dotted with wild more...
   
 
DANCE CLASSES
CLEODANCE WITH CLEO PARKER ROBINSON
5:30pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
CleoDance - Mind, body, spirit fusion with live drumming! Celebrating its 47th Anniversary Season, Cleo Parker Robinson Dance is an more...
   
 
DANCE CLASSES
ADVANCE MODERN DANCE - CLEO PARKER ROBINSON
7:00pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Celebrating its 47th Anniversary Season, Cleo Parker Robinson Dance is an international dance-arts and educational institution rooted in African more...
   
 
MUSIC
TRAVIS MEADOWS
Live Outdoor Concert
7:00pm, Private Home in Crested Butte
This outdoor concert in the wide open meadows of a local ranch features Nashville underground musician Travis Meadows. Travis is overwhelmingly more...



Thursday, Jul 6
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
WATERCOLOR AND WINE
3:00pm, Off Elk 615 Teocalli Ave.
Join local watercolor artist, Suzanne Pierson, for a step-by-step watercolor painting class during afternoon happy hour! Suzanne guides the group more...
   
 
PERFORMING ARTS
SHADES OF HIP HOP - CLEO PARKER ROBINSON
4:00pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Fun for the whole family. Join Cleo Parker Robinson interactive kids performance, "Shades of Hip Hop." "Shades of Hip Hop" more...



Friday, Jul 7
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
SIMPLE SKETCH SERIES
Wildflower Festival Art Classes
9:00am, The Art Studio
Look more closely and work with pens, watercolor and pencils to capture the essence of an object. We will play with pens, watercolor and pencils, more...



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