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Take a Watercolor Workshop with Rock Run Gallery’s Nora Larimer!

by February 26, 2012 » Add the first comment.
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Want to learn or improve your watercolor painting in a stunning mountain setting? Artist Norah Larimer of South Main’s Rock Run Gallery is offering a number of Plein Air watercolor workshops in 2012. These workshops will focus on outdoor painting in the beautiful Arkansas Valley near Buena Vista, Colorado and will [...] Read more »

Come to the 3rd Annual Holiday Artwalk!

by December 1, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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In 2009 the first annual Artwalk was a grassroots event started a handful of neighbors in South Main. It was a popular and beautiful evening (check out the photo gallery here). Last year the event expanded to include spaces and activities outside of South Main as well, once again making for some great photos. This [...] Read more »

Art Walk a Smashing Success

by December 21, 2010 » Add more comments.
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By all accounts, the 2nd annual Holiday Art Walk was a great success Saturday evening. Art, live music and refreshments were served up in Rock Run Gallery, 3 other spaces in South Main, and at the Jailhouse Gallery, located next to Mothers Bistro on East Main Street. Locals and lots of visitors appreciated having a nice night out to be social, and it’s so great to see a growing art community in BV come together to offer such a cool community event!

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.
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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.
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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.