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Upcoming Classes

Dance Studio

Winter Session: classes begin the week of January 22!

Lunchtime Yoga with Leia
Tuesdays, 12:00 – 1:00 pm.
Ongoing – punch cards available during class times.

Buti Yoga with Taylor
Wednesdays, 5:15 – 6:15 pm.
Beginning December 6 and ongoing – punch cards available during class times.

FULL LIST OF ALL DANCE CLASSES


Arts Studios

Youth Classes

Adult Classes

FULL LIST OF ALL
ART CLASSES


Clay Studio

Youth Clay

Adult Clay

Adult Creative Clay ~ (Ages 18+)
Session 2: Thursdays, 6 – 9 pm.
November 9 – December 21.
Instructor: Donna Rozman
(No class 11/23)

FULL LIST OF CLAY CLASSES


In the Gallery

December Galleries





More information on upcoming exhibits









Upcoming Events


The Velveteen Rabbit
December 14 – 16
Doors 7:00, Curtain 7:30 pm.

Margery Williams’ The Velveteen Rabbit is the timeless tale of love and sacrifice as revealed through the story of a small stuffed rabbit given as a gift to a little boy on Christmas morning. As the nursery toys come to life when no one is around, they all dream of becoming “real” but the wise old Skin Horse knows only the true love of a child is “real”. A timeless tale with a warm spirit, this play explores the true meaning of “What is Real”. Adapted, written for the stage, and Directed by Julia Wilson. Tickets: $15/Adults, $12/Kids (12-), Snrs (60+), members. Purchase tickets HERE.





Watercolor & Wine
December 21. 6:00 – 9:00 pm.

Join us for our classic and most popular AND Series Event! Professional artist Deirdre Jones will teach us a new watercolor resist technique while enjoying warm spiced wine during the most wonderful time of the year! Happy Holidays! $40/person includes 2 drinks, light apps and supplies. Pre-registration is required. SPECIAL: Sign 4 up for price of 3! Click HERE to register.





First Friday ArtWalk & Music
January 5. 5:00 – 8:00 pm.

Stroll down beautiful historic Gunnison on the First Friday’s of the month to celebrate art, artists and live music. The GAC Galleries will feature Angus Reid’s Oil Paintings in the Main Gallery. These painting will be on silent auction throughout the month starting at the ArtWalk. Head to the Upper Gallery for the annual GAC Staff and Instructor Exhibit! Live acoustic guitar music by Wahni Kay Santore.





Paint Your Own Pottery
Saturday, January 6. 10:00 am – 2:00 pm.

Come in from the cold this January and create a keepsake and memory! Choose a piece of pottery to paint and our staff will help make your vision come to life. Only pay for the price you paint ranging $5 – $45. No need to make a reservation, just stop on in to the Clay Studio!







SonofaGunn Auditions!
January 8 or 9.
6:30 – 8:00 pm.

It’s that time of year again to put on your comedy boots and audition for the 2018 theatre production of SonofaGunn. This locally written play will take hometown events and spoof them into SNL skits for one hilarious production of “Gunny Night Live”! All ages 8 and up are welcome to audition. Actors must be present for the performances running March 1-3 & 8-10. Auditions will be held in the Black Box Theatre and actors only need to attend one night of auditions. Readings will be provided. Directed By Shelley Pierson.





Meet the Masters
Pop Art & Pinot
Thursday, January 11th. 6:00 – 9:00 pm.

Feeling dandy with Andy! For this Meet the Masters AND Series, instructor Cheri Isgreen will teach us about Andy Warhol and his influence on art. Enjoy sipping on pinot while creating your own Warhol recreation with acrylic paints on canvas! $40/person includes 2 drinks, light apps and supplies. Pre-registration is required. SPECIAL: Sign 4 up for price of 3! Click HERE to register.





Yupo & Vino
Thursday, January 18th . 6:00 – 9:00 pm.

Come get creative with us and play with the fluidity and movement of alcohol ink on Yupo Paper. In this AND Series, you will learn new techniques and new mediums while enjoying some vino and the vivid colors of alcohol ink. You will go home with a finished work of art to hang in your home. Instructor: Dollie Waters. $40/person includes 2 drinks, light apps and supplies. Pre-registration is required. SPECIAL: Sign 4 up for price of 3! Click HERE to register.





Western Swing & Whiskey
Friday, January 19th . 7:00 – 9:30 pm.

Explore one of Colorado’s hottest dance styles in this exciting Dance AND Series event. Enjoy good company while learning country swing two-step basics and sipping on a selection of refreshing whiskey cocktails. Couples and individuals welcome. No dance experience necessary. Instructors: Tyler Lull and Victoria Goedjen. $20/individual, $37/couple includes two drinks, light apps and instruction. Click HERE to register.





Moonlight Music Series:
AJ Fullerton
Friday, January 26th 8:00 pm.

AJ Fullerton is a 22 year old Blues, Rock, Roots artist raised in Western, CO. Touring full time, he has steadily built a reputation as one of the hottest rising talents on the Colorado scene. AJ is well known for his skillful guitar, and powerful vocals, often called “beyond his years”. His style of playing falls somewhere between the finger picking & slide of Country Roots music, and the groove based sensibilities of Blues and Rock & Roll. Tickets: $15/general admission, $13/members, students with ID. Get tickets HERE.








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The Gunnison Arts Center invites you to experience the arts in the Gunnison Valley!

Clapping, Singing, Dancing, Doodling, Dabbling, Strumming, Drumming, Sketching, Painting, Crafting, Throwing, Drafting & Laughing are all VIGOROUSLY encouraged here!

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The Gunnison Arts Center is supported in part by the City of Gunnison, the Community Foundation of the Gunnison Valley, and Colorado Creative Industries.
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The Board of Directors of the Gunnison Arts Center is looking for volunteers to serve on the Board or to provide other support for GAC functions. Complete and submit this survey to be considered.
GAC Board Volunteer Survey 2015

INTERNSHIPS

Earn WSCU credit and gain real-world experience while working with and supporting your community Arts Center.
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Monday: 1:00pm – 6:00pm

Tuesday – Friday: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Closed Saturdays & Sundays

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