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Open Wheel Throwing
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Date: August 15, 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 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...



Thursday, Aug 23
   
 
SPECIAL EVENTS
CFTA GOLF CLASSIC
9:00am, The Club at Crested Butte
The Center for the Arts Golf Classic Four-Person Scramble at the Club at Crested Butte 9:00-11:00 am Registration Tee Prize Shopping more...
   
 
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
   
 
LITERARY ARTS
AN EVENING WITH CRAIG CHILDS
5:30pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
The Literary Arts Department presents an evening with award winning author, Craig Childs. Childs will present on his latest book, ATLAS OF A LOST more...
   
 
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...
   
 
LITERARY ARTS
MATTHEW TAYLOR
Story Crawl; A Progressive Book Read
6:00pm,
Story Crawl; A Progressive Book Reading on Bikes with Matthew Taylor. Thursday, August 30. 6:00 p.m. Free Pedal along with humorist and more...
   
 
MUSIC
AMY HELM
8:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Powerfully soulful, Amy Helm (daughter of musical icon Levon Helm of The Band) is blessed with a deeply expressive voice and an uncanny songwriting more...



Saturday, Sep 1
   
 
LITERARY ARTS
THE ART OF STORYTELLING
with Matthew Taylor
1:00pm,
Whether it’s gearing up for the Vinotok Liar’s Night, or simply the desire to tell a really great story – this workshop gives you more...



Sunday, Sep 2
   
 
MUSIC
MARCHFOURTH
8:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Come on a joy-inducing, booty-shaking, soul-stirring journey with the big band vaudeville extravaganza that is MarchFourth. High energy originals are more...



Tuesday, Sep 4
   
 
GALLERIES
ARTIST RECEPTION
Tableau-of-Landscape-Humane
5:30pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
MON AUG 27 – SEPT 10 Tableau of Landscape Humane The consciousness of our incredible connection to the world is a central theme in Zach more...



Wednesday, Sep 5
   
 
CULINARY ARTS
HEALTHY COOKING WITH CANNABIS
Entrees
5:30pm, crestedbuttearts.ticketleap.com/healthy-cooking-with-cannabis/
Cannabis curious? Venture into new frontiers by learning how to safely, effectively and delectably infuse cannabis into healthy dishes. In this more...
   
 
MUSIC
PERFORMING ARTS
LARRY KEEL EXPERIENCE
8:00pm, Center for the Arts, 606 6th Street, Crested Butte
Larry Keel is described by music critics as the most powerful, innovative and all-out exhilarating acoustic flatpicking guitarist performing today. more...



Thursday, Sep 6
   
 
MUSIC
NICOLO SPERA
7:00pm, Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Virtuouso classical guitarist Nicolò Spera brings a unique synthesis of European and American traditions together in a solo concert of more...



Saturday, Sep 8
   
 
TOUR DE FORKS
THE GRAND FINALE
6:00pm,
THE GRAND FINALE Executive Chef / Proprietor David Wooding of Soupçon Bistro (Crested Butte, CO) & Executive Chef / Owner Dana more...



Sunday, Sep 9
   
 
LITERARY ARTS
SUNDAY PUZZLE!
10:00am, Townie Books
In the tradition of Weekend Edition’s Sunday Puzzle with Will Shortz, join other word lovers for a morning of coffee and word more...



Wednesday, Sep 12
   
 
CULINARY ARTS
HEALTHY COOKING WITH CANNABIS
Desserts
5:30pm,
Cannabis curious? Venture into new frontiers by learning how to safely, effectively and delectably infuse cannabis into healthy dishes. In this more...



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