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Open Wheel Throwing
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Date: July 25, 9:00 am
Location: The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
Details: Open Wheel Throwing
Join a weekly three-hour session with instruction on the wheel. Start your own journey into the joy of clay, or continue to the next level through expert guidance. Ages 12 and up. Instructor:  Laura Elm. Classes held weekly on Wednesdays (no class 7/4). 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $75 / session
 

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Wednesday, Jul 25
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
OPEN WHEEL THROWING
9:00am, The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
Open Wheel Throwing Join a weekly three-hour session with instruction on the wheel. Start your own journey into the joy of clay, or continue to the more...
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
PLEIN AIR OIL PAINTING WITH DAWN COHEN
9:00am-1:00pm, The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
Local oil painter, Dawn Cohen, shares her expertise in plein air oil painting over three Mondays this July. Dawn is well known for her plein air more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
WINE & DINE
“Locavore’s Luncheon”
11:00am, Tassinong Farms
Wine and Dine: “Locavore’s Luncheon” In partnership with Tassinong Farms and Buckel Family Wines in CB South, join us for an more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
PINOT & VAN GOGH
Wine & Food Festival
3:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Spend an evening during the Wine & Food Festival tasting an array of wines while also following instructor and local artist, Mary Tuck, through more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
FLIGHTS & BITES: "DESSERT FIRST"
8:00pm, Octopus Coffee
Flights & Bites: "Dessert First" Indulge in chocolates galore, and more! We’ll sample some of the finest chocolates, more...
   
 
MUSIC
GYPSY JAZZ GOES SOUTH: HOT CLUB IN LATIN AND SOUTH
Crested Butte Music Festival
8:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Gypsy Jazz often inspires visions of France, but we’re exploring what happens when the genre goes south. This performance brings the best Gypsy more...



Thursday, Jul 26
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
PLEIN AIR OIL PAINTING WITH DAWN COHEN
9:00am-1:00pm, The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
PAIRING ADVENTURE:  “TASTINGS AMONGST THE CASTLES”
10:00am, Private Home in Gunnison
Pairing Adventure: “Tastings Amongst the Castles” Adventure into the wilderness on this guided, beginner’s horseback ride more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
WINE AND DINE: “TASTES OF SPAIN”
11:00am, Django’s
Wine and Dine: “Tastes of Spain” Take your taste buds on a culinary trip to Spain with this luncheon from Chef Kate Ladoulis more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
GUIDED TASTING:  “CHOCOLATE AND SPIRITS PAIRINGS”
2:00pm, The Dogwood
Guided Tasting: “Chocolate and Spirits Pairings” For this decadent tasting, we’ve paired Nutritionist-turned-Chocolatier Julie more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
FLIGHTS AND BITES: “BOURBON AND BARBECUE”
2:30pm, The Depot
Flights and Bites: “Bourbon and Barbecue” Spend the afternoon savoring this timeless combination—bourbon whiskey tasting (by more...
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
WATERCOLOR AND WINE
Rocky Mountain Majesty
3:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Join local watercolor artist, Suzanne Pierson, for a step-by-step watercolor painting class during afternoon happy hour on the Center’s Outdoor more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
WINEMAKER’S DINNER: “RISK TAKING WINES AND VENTURE
5:00pm,
Winemaker’s Dinner: “Risk Taking Wines and Venturesome Cuisine” Join us for an INCREDIBLE culinary and vintner collaboration, more...
   
 
LITERARY ARTS
SO, YOU WANT TO WRITE A BOOK?
Publishing Panel
5:30pm, TBD
Led by four bestselling authors - Anne Eliot, Barbara Samuel, Michelle Major and Lana Williams- learn how to start, finish, sell, market and get paid more...
   
 
GALLERIES
"OUT"
Artist Reception
5:30pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Vann Taylor’s show “Out” is focused on “equality,” and warping the gender roles ascribed by the environment of culture. more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
LITERARY ARTS
GUIDED TASTING: WORDS & WINE
7:00pm, The Depot
Guided Tasting: Words & Wine Sink into absorbing prose with a food-centric twist featuring best-selling authors Anne Eliot, Barbara Samuel, more...
   
 
MUSIC
AN EVENING WITH ROBERT EARL KEEN
Benefit Concert
7:30pm, Big Mine Ice Arena
From his humble beginnings on the Texas folk scene, Robert Earl Keen has blazed a peer, critic and fan-lauded trail that's earned him more...
   
 
MUSIC
JOHN JORGENSON QUARTET
Crested Butte Music Festival
8:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Join the John Jorgenson Quartet for an evening of Gypsy Jazz — keep your eyes peeled for a very special guest! An award-winning, frequent more...



Friday, Jul 27
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
FOUNDERS BRUNCH
8:00am,
Founders Brunch This invitation-only breakfast, hosted at a private home in Crested Butte gives attendees to opportunity to rub elbows with more...
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
PLEIN AIR OIL PAINTING WITH DAWN COHEN
9:00am-1:00pm, The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
SIMPLE SKETCH
Wildflower Festival Art Classes
9:15am,
Simple Sketch Series Have you always wished you could do a quick sketch of that wildflower but felt inhibited? This “Simple Sketch more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
PAIRING ADVENTURE:  “A FORAGER’S AMUSE BOUCHE”
9:30am,
Pairing Adventure: “A Forager’s Amuse Bouche” Learn how to craft wild and deliciously edible appetizers, using locally foraged more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
FLIGHTS AND BITES: ZAKUSKI AND CAVIAR
12:30pm,
Flights and Bites: Zakuski and Caviar Inspired by the Russian culinary tradition, Chef Ivan Giani (Elevation, 9380) prepares lavish small bites more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
GUIDED TASTING: CIGARS AND WINE
3:30pm,
Guided Tasting: Cigars and Wine Explore the world of tobacco and grape pairings in this seminar led by Copper Cane Wine and Provisions. more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
WINEMAKERS DINNER: “EPICUREAN’S DELIGHT”
6:00pm,
Winemakers dinner: “Epicurean’s Delight” Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime gastronomical voyage with a trio of award winning more...



Saturday, Jul 28
   
 
LITERARY ARTS
WRITING THE WILD
8:00am,
Do you feel overwhelmed by the beauty of the landscape that surrounds us but aren’t quite sure how to express it? Do you have something to say more...
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
FUNDAMENTALS OF SUCCESSFUL PAINTING
9:00am, The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
Nationally known artist and instructor Peggy Morgan Stenmark has painted for over 20 years, specializing in watercolors and acrylics. She is a more...
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
PLEIN AIR OIL PAINTING WITH DAWN COHEN
9:00am-1:00pm, The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
   
 
LITERARY ARTS
LADYBUG GIRL STORYTIME EXTRAVAGANZA
10:30am, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Join us for a fun-filled morning reading the latest installment in the Ladybug Girl series, Ladybug Girl and the Rescue Dogs. Come as your best more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
PAIRING ADVENTURE/WINE AND DINE: “SUNFLOWERS AND S
10:30am,
Pairing Adventure/Wine and Dine: “Sunflowers and Soulfood” Enjoy a guided tour of some of Crested Butte’s finest local gardens more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
GUIDED TASTING: “COOKING WITH WINE!”
11:00am,
Guided Tasting: “Cooking with Wine!” Taste fine wines selected by Master Sommelier Sean Razee, before enjoying them artfully more...
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
GRAND TASTING
3:00pm,
Grand Tasting Sip, swirl, and saunter your way through over 500 national and international wines. Win large format, small batch, and hard to find more...
   
 
MUSIC
OTIS TAYLOR
8:00pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Bluesman Otis Taylor fearlessly and unapologetically breaches the hard topics of race relations and social injustices with vivid and poignant more...



Sunday, Jul 29
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
PLEIN AIR OIL PAINTING WITH DAWN COHEN
9:00am-1:00pm, The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
   
 
CB WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL
BURSTING WITH BUBBLES BRUNCH
10:00am,
Bursting with Bubbles Brunch Join us for brunch as we wrap up the 2018 Wine and Food Festival. Featuring an assortment of breakfast favorites more...



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