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Watercolor & Wine
Snow Bike Day

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Date: October 2, 5:15 pm
Location: Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
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Grab a glass of wine and learn to paint a watercolor masterpiece with step-by-step instruction. Be guided through a watercolor painting from start to finish, with instruction on setting up to paint; wash and watercolor painting techniques; composition and more. Wine provided to participants 21 and older, so relax and create! All watercolor supplies and your first glass of wine is included. Absolutely no watercolor experience is necessary!?Held on four different occasions on Tuesdays October 2 through December 18. Each class is from 5:15 – 7:45 p.m. at the Center for the Arts for $45. Instructor: Suzanne Pierson.  

Painting Topic/Technique Focus 

OCT 2 Snow Bike Day/Subjective vs. Objective 

OCT 30 Mountain Village in Winter/Landscape tips 

NOV 27 Peace, Love and Snow/Winter holiday joy cards 

DEC 18 Chickadee Patience/Balance and color 




Upcoming Events
Tuesday, Oct 2
   
 
VISUAL ARTS
WATERCOLOR & WINE
Snow Bike Day
5:15pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Grab a glass of wine and learn to paint a watercolor masterpiece with step-by-step instruction. Be guided through a watercolor painting from start to more...



Friday, Oct 5
   
 
FILM
ALL IN
Matchstick Productions
6:30pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
“ALL IN”, Matchstick Productions 2018 epic ski film delivers a first of its kind experience. This concept is spearheaded by a talented more...
   
 
FILM
ALL IN
Matchstick Productions
8:00pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
“ALL IN”, Matchstick Productions 2018 epic ski film delivers a first of its kind experience. This concept is spearheaded by a talented more...



Sunday, Oct 7
   
 
FILM
ABSINTHE FILM
A movie about having fun
6:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Absinthe Films Presents: Stay Tuned physically, mentally, intuitively…but really it’s just a movie about having fun Plus: Live more...



Friday, Oct 12
   
 
LITERARY ARTS
4TH ANNUAL HEADWATERS POETRY FESTIVAL
9:00am,
A lively and absorbing celebration of words, this annual festival delights in connecting audiences with strong local and regional creative writers in more...



Saturday, Oct 13
   
 
LITERARY ARTS
4TH ANNUAL HEADWATERS POETRY FESTIVAL
9:00am,
A lively and absorbing celebration of words, this annual festival delights in connecting audiences with strong local and regional creative writers in more...



Monday, Oct 15
   
 
LITERARY ARTS
CREATIVE WRITING TASTER SERIES
Outdoor Adventure Writing
5:30pm, TBD
This class is for beginning and experienced fiction writers interested in practicing their craft. This dynamic, interactive workshop will focus on more...



Thursday, Oct 18
   
 
VISUAL ARTS
CANCELLED: STAINED GLASS
5:30pm, The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Make an 8” x 12” hanging stained glass piece from a pre-made design. Practice cutting glass, preparing more...
   
 
FILM
BEIRUT
Crested Butte Film Festival
7:00pm, Center for the Arts
A U.S. diplomat (Jon Hamm) flees Lebanon in 1972 after a tragic incident at his home. Ten years later, he is called back to war-torn Beirut by a CIA more...



Friday, Oct 19
   
 
GALLERIES
ARTIST RECEPTION
Katey Nelson: “The Valykrie's Shoulder”
5:00pm, Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Featuring a collection of strong female archetypes painted in acrylic on panels, artist Katey Nelson renders her heroines fiercely, drawing from more...
   
 
FILM
MATCHSTICK PRODUCTIONS
HOJI
8:45pm, Center for the Arts, 606 6th Street
HOJI is brought to you from the producers of “McConkey.” Eric lets his skiing speak for itself. He doesn’t stand on the bar and more...



Thursday, Oct 25
   
 
VISUAL ARTS
CREATIVITY & COCKTAILS
Beaded Jewelry & Beverages
5:15pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
A rotating series of classes similar to our beloved “Cocktails & Canvases” but with a whole new set of art mediums and projects. more...
   
 
CULINARY ARTS
COOKING IN THE KITCHEN WITH TIM
Harvest Season Apples and Pears
5:30pm, TBD
Learn all the wonderful ways to prepare fall’s most bountiful and versatile harvest – apples and pears. Explore these fruits’ more...



Saturday, Oct 27
   
 
LITERARY ARTS
SCORN NOT THE SONNET!
2:00pm,
Combining passionate feeling with precise logic, expansive form with tight turns, the sonnet is a lively combination of about 140 syllables, now more...
   
 
VISUAL ARTS
PAINT YOUR OWN POTTERY
Halloween
3:00pm-6:00pm, The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
Paint Halloween Pottery this Saturday, October 27 from 3 - 6 p.m. for 40% off! Choose from Jack-O-Lanterns, Witch Candy Bowls, and more! 3 - 6 more...



Tuesday, Oct 30
   
 
VISUAL ARTS
WATERCOLOR AND WINE
Mountain Village in Winter
5:15pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Grab a glass of wine and learn to paint a watercolor masterpiece with step-by-step instruction. Be guided through a watercolor painting from start to more...
   
 
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...



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