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Clocktower Building Hosts Fine Art and Craft Sale

by December 1, 2010 » Add more comments.
Gourd Art by Linda Deniston-Peavler

Here’s another great opportunity to shop locally for the holiday season. Come down to the Clocktower Building and check out the paintings, jewelry, crystals, alters, bone carvings, masks, tiles, furniture, gourd art and more! Open December 2-5th, 9-12th and 16-19th. Thursday-Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 12pm-6pm.

Announcing the Holiday Art Walk

by November 29, 2010 » Add more comments.
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The beautiful work of over 16 local artists, free music, hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and an after party at Daughter’s Martini Infusion Bar? Sounds like a great evening out on the town! Come grab a gift or two and enjoy some local company and culture based at Rock Run Gallery and The Jailhouse Gallery. This event [...] Read more »

Strong Turnout for Rock Run Gallery’s Plein Air Reception

by September 28, 2010 » Add the first comment.
Colorado Mountain Plein Air Festival, Reception, Rock Run Gallery-10

On Saturday, September 25th, Rock Run Gallery saw a strong turnout for the gala finale of the 3rd annual Colorado Mountain Plein Air Festival. Festival artists displayed their best three paintings and were judged by Colorado artist Teresa Vito. Kelly Kotary took Best of Show for her “Autumn Reflections” oil painting, Laurie Merfeld- Batson took [...] Read more »

South Main Residents Win Top Honors at Art Assocation Show

by September 16, 2010 » Add the first comment.
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South Main residents Kennley Montrose and Carol Wiel recently won Best in Show and 1st Place in the Professional Water Media category, respectively, at the Arkansas Valley Art Center‘s (AVAC) 26th annual Open Awards Show (OAS). Kennley’s photography piece, “All the King’s Men” consisted of two printed panels affixed to burlap from BV Roastery [...] Read more »

Plein Air Painting Comes to South Main

by August 31, 2010 » Add more comments.
Plein Air Painting in the South Main Neighborhood 1

For the 3rd year in a row, the Colorado Mountain Plein Air Painting Festival takes place in the Upper Arkansas Valley from Leadville to Cotopaxi. Local artists as well as others from several states will be arriving to paint the area. This year’s dates are September 16-26, during the height of the fall color. There are many events and “paint-outs” with awards, and two of the events will take place in the South Main Neighborhood in Buena Vista.