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Open Wheel Throwing
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Date: August 8, 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, Aug 8
   
 
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...
   
 
GALLERIES
ARTIST RECEPTION
Debby Flug: “Bloom”
5:00pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
An ambitious approach to craftsmanship and form can be described as the basis for Debby’s work, which incorporates painting, metalwork and more...
   
 
MUSIC
THE GOOD, THE BAD, THE DEVINE: MORRICONE’S SPAGHET
Crested Butte Music Festival
8:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Ennio Morricone is one of cinema’s most iconic and prolific composers, having created more than 500 scores for film and television, as well as more...



Thursday, Aug 9
   
 
LITERARY ARTS
CRESTED BUTTE MAGAZINE 40TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY
6:00pm, Public House
Lordy, lordy look who’s 40! Join the Crested Butte Magazine team and contributors for a community-wide celebration marking 40 years of more...
   
 
SPECIAL EVENTS
ARTRAGEOUS GALA
6:30pm, The Lodge at Mountaineer Square
Highlighting the intersections of visual, performance and culinary arts, the ARTrageous Gala is an immersive, interactive experience with the art more...
   
 
MUSIC
NATALIA ZUKERMAN IN “THE WOMEN WHO RODE AWAY: SONG
Crested Butte Music Festival
8:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Natalia Zukerman is a renowned singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and member of a famous musical family. This one-woman showcase allows her to more...



Friday, Aug 10
   
 
MUSIC
IN THE FAMILY: EUGENIA AND ARIANNA ZUKERMAN
Crested Butte Music Festival
7:30pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Two of the famed Zukerman women, Eugenia (flute) and Arianna (soprano), team-up for an unforgettable night of song. Eugenia makes a triumphant return more...



Saturday, Aug 11
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
PLAYFUL HAND LETTERING
10:00am, The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
Would you like to add text to your mixed media or art journal work? Wondering how to add meaning using letter forms that are unique and personal, yet more...
   
 
MUSIC
AMY SPEACE & HER NASHVILLE FRIENDS
8:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
A timeless and classic folk singer, Amy Speace applies her rich and lovely voice to luminously smart songs. In this special benefit concert for the more...



Sunday, Aug 12
   
 
TOUR DE FORKS
FORE-AY INTO FILM
5:30pm,
FORE-AY INTO FILM Chef Kalon Wall of Revelden (Crested Butte, CO) with Crested Butte Film Festival selected shorts highlighting works and more...



Monday, Aug 13
   
 
MUSIC
LIPBONE REDDING
5:30pm,
A one-man orchestra with no electronic effects or loop pedal, Lipbone Redding uses his lips as a vibrating trombone, combining his signature sound more...



Tuesday, Aug 14
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
ART WORKSHOPS FOR AGES 11 - 14: CYANOTYPE PHOTO
Designed for Rising 6th - Rising 9th Graders
12:00pm, The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
Cyanotype Photo Production Using a photographic process developed in the early 1800s, learn to produce and hand-tint cyanotype photos with local more...
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
CREATIVITY & COCKTAILS
Wood Panels & Whiskey
4:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Each Tuesday this summer on the Center’s Outdoor Stage, a team of our talented instructors present a rotating series of classes similar to our more...
   
 
CULINARY ARTS
PERFECT PAIRS: SUMMER REDS
6:30pm,
Explore the keys to tasting wine and pairing it with complimentary foods in this discussion, demonstration-style, tasting and eating course. Too many more...
   
 
ALSO AT THE CENTER
PUBLIC POLICY FORUM
“WHY THE HISTORY OF THE PRESIDENCY MATTERS FOR TH
7:00pm, Center for the Arts, 606 6th Street, Crested Butte
Speaker: JEREMI SURI “WHY THE HISTORY OF THE PRESIDENCY MATTERS FOR THE PAST AND FUTURE OF OUR COUNTRY”? Jeremy Sure is a more...



Wednesday, Aug 15
   
 
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...
   
 
CULINARY ARTS
SOUTH AFRICAN CUISINE
5:30pm, 9380
Learn all about “Cape Dutch” cuisine with a native South African chef. Known for creative preparations of meats, preserves, pickling, more...



Thursday, Aug 16
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
WATERCOLOR AND WINE
Hummingbird
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...
   
 
FILM
THE DISASTER ARTIST
Crested Butte Film Festival
7:00pm, Center for the Arts
Starring James Franco and his brother Dave, The Disaster Artist tells the hilarious true story of Hollywood nobodies Tommy Wiseau and Greg Sestero, more...



Sunday, Aug 19
   
 
TOUR DE FORKS
NEW ORLEANS JAZZ BRUNCH
10:00am,
NEW ORLEANS JAZZ BRUNCH Chef / Owner Curtis Higgins of Elk Avenue Prime (Crested Butte, CO), and music by the Tin Men at the home of Maureen and more...



Monday, Aug 20
   
 
MUSIC
TIN MEN
5:30pm, Red Mountain Park
New Orleans’ Tin Men are America's premier sousaphone, washboard and guitar trio. Together they explore a truly eclectic array of North more...



Tuesday, Aug 21
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
CREATIVITY & COCKTAILS
Cocktails & Canvases
4:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Each Tuesday this summer on the Center’s Outdoor Stage, a team of our talented instructors present a rotating series of classes similar to our more...
   
 
GALLERIES
ARTIST RECEPTION
Audrey Anderson: “Discovering My Dreams”
5:30pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Artist Audrey Anderson believes that we are the Land, and the Land is Us - and that Magic is all around us, all the time. Her work strives to more...



Wednesday, Aug 22
   
 
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...
   
 
CULINARY ARTS
HEALTHY COOKING WITH CANNABIS
Appetizers
5:30pm,
Cannabis curious? Venture into new frontiers by learning how to safely, effectively and delectably infuse cannabis into healthy dishes. In this more...



Thursday, Aug 23
   
 
MUSIC
ROBERT RANDOLPH & THE FAMILY BAND
8:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Virtuoso Robert Randolph’s unprecedented prowess on the pedal steel guitar has Rolling Stone calling him one of the “100 Greatest more...



Saturday, Aug 25
   
 
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...
   
 
TOUR DE FORKS
CATCH OF THE DAY
5:30pm,
CATCH OF THE DAY Chef Ivan Giani of the Boxer Corporation (Crested Butte, CO) at The Reserve on the East River. When: August 25th, more...



Sunday, Aug 26
   
 
PERFORMING ARTS
JOSH BLUE
Comedy
8:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
The undeniably likeable comedian Josh Blue centers much of his self-deprecating act around having Cerebral Palsy, breaking down stereotypes of people more...



Tuesday, Aug 28
   
 
LITERARY ARTS
LITERARY SALON SERIES
6:00pm, Public House
The Literary Arts Department welcomes writers, readers and anyone with a professional interest in literature to their monthly networking event. Make more...
   
 
FILM
THE GRATEFUL DEAD'S LONG STRANGE TRIP
Crested Butte Film Festival
7:00pm, Center for the Arts
Four and one-half hours long and told over two music-filled nights, Long Strange Trip traces the remarkable, tempestuous career of the Grateful Dead. more...



Wednesday, Aug 29
   
 
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...
   
 
CULINARY ARTS
HEALTHY COOKING WITH CANNABIS
Soups & Salads
5:30pm,
Cannabis curious? Venture into new frontiers by learning how to safely, effectively and delectably infuse cannabis into healthy dishes. In this more...
   
 
FILM
THE GRATEFUL DEAD'S LONG STRANGE TRIP
Crested Butte Film Festival
7:00pm, Center for the Arts
Four and one-half hours long and told over two music-filled nights, Long Strange Trip traces the remarkable, tempestuous career of the Grateful Dead. more...



Thursday, Aug 30
   
 
VISUAL ARTS CLASSES
WATERCOLOR AND WINE
Aspens
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...



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