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Click to view full 2018 Winter Program Catalog

NEW! Click here to view the full GAC schedule January thru April
month by month.


Upcoming Classes

Dance Studio

Spring Session: classes begin the week of March 26th!

Youth Dance

Ballet/Tap Combo ~ (Ages 4-6)
Mondays, 4:15 – 5:15 pm.

Ballet/Tap Combo ~ (Ages 7-11)
Wednesdays, 4:15 – 5:15 pm.

Shorty Hip Hop ~ (Ages 5-8)
Mondays, 5:15 – 6:15 pm.

Steezy Hip Hop ~ (Ages 9-12)
Wednesdays, 6:15 – 7:15 pm.

Adult Dance

FULL LIST OF ALL DANCE CLASSES


Arts Studios

Youth Classes

Art Start for Toddlers ~ (Ages 2-5)
Fridays, 2:30 – 3:15 pm.
February 2 – April 6.

Adult Classes

Up-Cycled Resin Jewelry
February 20 & 27.
6:00 – 8:00 pm.

Make A Splash Watercolor
Thursdays, 6:00 – 8:00 pm.
March 1 – April 19.

Acrylic Painting
Tues. & Thurs. 6:00 – 8:00 pm.
March 6 – 15.

The Art of Fly Tying
Session #1: March 7 – April 18.
Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:00 pm.

FULL LIST OF ALL
ART CLASSES


Clay Studio

Youth Clay

Mud Puppies ~ (Ages 5-7)
Session #1: Tuesdays, 4:15-5:45 pm.
February 6 – March 13.

Mud Makers ~ (Ages 8-12)
Session #1: Fridays, 4-6 pm.
February 9 – March 16.

Adult Clay

Creative Clay: Wheel Throwing
Session #1: Thursdays, 6-9 pm.
January 25 – March 8.

Creative Clay: Hand-Building
Session #1: Tuesdays, 6-9 pm.
February 6 – March 13.

Laser Toner Transfers
Wednesdays, 6:00-9:00 pm.
February 28 – March 14.

FULL LIST OF CLAY CLASSES


Music Studio

Bluegrass Beginners for Kids ~ (Ages 7-18)
Thursdays, 4:45 – 6:15 pm.
February 8 – March 15.

The Art & Craft of Songwriting & Performing
Wednesdays, 5:30 – 7:30 pm.
March 7 – April 4.

FULL LIST OF MUSIC CLASSES


Literary Arts

Short Stories Workshop
Saturday, May 26.
11:00 am – 3:00 pm.

FULL LIST OF LITERARY CLASSES

In the Gallery


Main Gallery: Ivana Crone Film Photography “Wild Horses of the American West Mountains”
Upper Gallery: Open Community Show “Ice”



More information on upcoming exhibits





CALL FOR ARTISTS:
Spring Bling Jewelry Fair
Applications Due 2/22 or 2/23.
Jewelry Fair Application HERE.









Upcoming Events


Clay & Ciders AND Series Event
Thursday, February 22. 6 – 9 pm.

Join us for an evening of creativity and fun! Learn how to create hand-built clay shot glasses while sipping on delicious apple cider cocktails. These shot glasses are perfect as gifts or fun additions to your kitchen. Work will be fired in our kilns and available for pick up one week after the event. $40/person includes 2 drinks, light aps and instruction. Pre-registration is required. Instructor: Sunny Wolfe. Click HERE to register.







Headwaters Reading Series
Friday, February 23. 6:30 pm.

The next reading in the Headwaters Poetry Event includes visiting fiction writer Rhonda Claridge from Telluride, along with readings and a discussion of journalism in the Gunnison Valley by Mark Reaman, editor of The Crested Butte News, and Will Shoemaker, editor of The Gunnison Country Times who will discuss “Real News, Fake News and Local News: Journalism in Rural America.” Bio’s of featured readers. Doors open half hour before readings begin. Black Box Theatre. Tickets: $10/general admission, $5/students. Click HERE for tickets.







SonofaGunn: Gunny Night Live
March 1 – 3 & 8 – 10
Doors 7:00, Curtain 7:30 pm.

Re-live some of Saturday Night Live’s greatest skits with a Gunnison twist in the 29th annual theatrical tradition of SonofaGunn, “Gunny Night Live”! You’ll be rolling in your seats with laughter, watching local residents spoof hometown events based off SNL. Directed by Shelly Pierson. A GAC Fundraiser. Tickets: Thursday nights $20/person, Friday & Saturday nights $25/person. “The Dive & Gunny Night Live” – Enjoy dinner and a show at The Dive before any night of SonofaGunn and tell them you’re on your way to the show. The Dive will donate 10% of your ticket total! (Remember to tell your server!) 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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BOARD OF DIRECTORS SURVEY

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 2018

INTERNSHIPS

Earn WSCU credit and gain real-world experience while working with and supporting your community Arts Center.
Internship and application info

hours:

Monday: 1:00pm – 6:00pm

Tuesday – Friday: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Closed Saturdays & Sundays

NO ADMISSION FEE

Thank you!

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