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Family Art Sundays
Jul
17

Family Art Sundays

Sundays, 12:00 – 12:45 pm. July 17 and August 21. Join us for relaxing Sundays on the courtyard and enjoy simple art projects with your family. The art projects will include painting, sculpting, and other fun activities to engage in! Sign up individually, or sign up the entire family. See our website for all the […]

Mud Masters (Ages 10 – 15)
Jul
18

Mud Masters (Ages 10 – 15)

Camp  1: Monday – Friday, 3:30 – 6:00pm, July 18 – 22. Camp  2: Monday – Friday, 3:30 – 6:00pm, August 8 – 12. Students in this week’s camp will learn how to throw on the wheel. Techniques focusing on centering, throwing, trimming, and glazing will be taught. Learn to throw bowls, mugs, plates, vessels, […]

Mud Puppies (Ages 6 – 9)
Jul
18

Mud Puppies (Ages 6 – 9)

Camp  1: Monday – Friday, 12:45 – 2:30 pm, July 18 – 22. Camp  2: Monday – Friday, 12:45 – 2:30 pm, August 8 – 12. Kids love to get their hands in clay! Students will explore the world of clay by creating their very own mugs, plates, sculptures, treasures, and more. Basic hand-building techniques will […]

Kids Subtle Energy Awareness
Jul
18

Kids Subtle Energy Awareness

Session 2: Monday 2:30 – 5:00 pm, July 18 Your kids will love this class, with lots of “fun” hands-on activities. They will get their bodies moving,  while inspiring them to think outside the box. Exploring magnetism and frequency, in gross (physical) and subtle (feeling) ways. Parents are  also encouraged to register and delight in […]

Intro to subtle energy
Jul
18

Intro to subtle energy

Session 2: Monday, 5:30 – 8:00pm, July 18.   What is Subtle Energy and how does it affect your everyday life?  This class is designed to allow curious minds a glimpse into Subtle Energy and begin to  explore how it works, with hands-on practice. Eva Paul, a Reiki Master & Massage Therapist  and lover of […]

Underglaze Transfer: single day workshop
Jul
18

Underglaze Transfer: single day workshop

Mondays, 11:00 – 2:00pm. July 18, or August 22. During this single day workshop, you will learn about the process of underglaze transfer. You will paint a design of your choice onto a piece of newspaper and then transfer it onto a rolled slab of clay! The piece can then later be altered into any […]

Ukulele: level 2
Jul
18

Ukulele: level 2

Mondays, 5:30 – 7:00 pm. July 18 – August 8. In this course students will build on their knowledge of the ukulele. The class will focus on playing more advanced songs together so students must be familiar with basic chords. Each student will receive their own sheet music to take home to practice. Students must […]

Wildflower Watercolor Workshop
Jul
23

Wildflower Watercolor Workshop

Saturday 10:00 – 2:00 pm, July 23. Join July GAC featured artist, Cheri Isgreen for a Wildflower Watercolor Workshop.  The workshop is designed to explore a variety of watercolor techniques and effects in an expressive, relaxing, supportive environment.  Enjoy the variety of shapes, colors, and textures found in nature during our Rocky Mountain wildflower season.  […]

Soladera Soaps Workshop 
Jul
26

Soladera Soaps Workshop 

Session 1: Tuesday, 6:00 – 8:00 pm, July 26 Session 2: Thursday, 6:00 – 8:00 pm, September 22. In this single day workshop, Jenifer the owner of everyone’s favorite Soladera Soaps will walk you through the process of creating your very own bar of soap. The class will be held at the Art Center’s Courtyard. […]

Hopeful Birds Workshop
Jul
28

Hopeful Birds Workshop

Thursday, 5:00 – 8:00pm, July 28. Have you been seeing the clay birds out and about in the Gunnison Valley? Maybe you’ve stumbled upon one or heard about their travels throughout the community. Now you can join the flock and create your own. A flock of ceramic birds will be created in this workshop and […]

Salsa
Aug
05

Salsa

Fridays, 6:30 – 7:30 pm. August 5 – September 2. (5 sessions) In this course you will be introduced to salsa dancing and its basic components.Salsa is a partnered dance where the lead takes the follow through a series of spins and turn patterns to music. Salsa dancers can also break apart during a dance […]

Bouquets and Bubbly
Aug
07

Bouquets and Bubbly

Sunday, 12:30 – 2:30 pm. August 7.  Come and learn the basics of flower arranging and get to know the owner of Sundrop Flora, Alexis! In this bouquet making workshop you will use fresh cut flowers to design your own arrangement that you can display in your home or gift to a friend. You will […]

Jungle Book: Missoula Children’s Theatre Camp (Ages 6 – 18)
Aug
15

Jungle Book: Missoula Children’s Theatre Camp (Ages 6 – 18)

August 15th – 20th, 2022. Camp: Monday – Friday, 10:00 am – 2:30 pm Check-in & Auditions: 9:30 am & 10 am Performances: Saturday, August 20th at 3:00 pm & 5:30 pm Join us this summer with the MISSOULA CHILDREN’S THEATRE (MCT) weeklong theatre camp. Approximately 45 roles available for students 6 – 18. The […]

Wheel Throwing
Aug
24

Wheel Throwing

Wednesdays 6:00 – 9:00pm. August 24 – September 28. (6 sessions) Use your knowledge of clay from the hand-building class and apply it to throwing on the wheel! Students will be taught centering, wheel throwing, and trimming techniques. No experience is necessary, although some hand-building experience is preferred. Registration fee includes clay, supplies, and kiln […]

First Strokes: Brush Lettering
Aug
27

First Strokes: Brush Lettering

Saturday, 10:00 – 2:00 pm. August 27. Surprise yourself with your latent talent. Introduce yourself to the art of brush lettering using a long-bristled sign painter’s calligrapher’s quill. We will cover the whole process of executing long clean strokes, from mixing paint to the proper consistency, loading the brush, and executing the strokes by rotating […]

Jazzercise
Aug
29

Jazzercise

Mondays, 6:30 – 7:30 pm, August 29 – September 26. (5 sessions) Break out the leotards and dust off your leg warmers. Do you miss the 80’s trend? Join us for dance-filled, full body workout nights starting this January. Students will use pilates, yoga, and kickboxing principles to get their bodies moving and toned. You […]

Alcohol inks 
Sep
06

Alcohol inks 

Tuesdays, 6:00pm – 8:00pm. September 6 & 13 Join our shop artist and instructor, Sarah Sharsmith. In this single day workshop to experience the art of alcohol ink painting. Basic pouring and ink interaction techniques will be taught. Learn how to use these bright and versatile inks to create beautiful, unique paintings you will be […]

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The Gunnison Arts Center invites you to experience the arts in the Gunnison Valley! We offer youth and adult dance, art, clay, theatre, music, and literary arts classes. We feature gallery exhibit spaces, a gallery shop, a dance studio, 72-seat community theatre/stage, clay center, meeting rooms and classrooms.

OPEN HOURS:

Summer (2022) Hours:

May 27 – August 27, 2022
Tuesdays – Fridays: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturdays: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Closed on Sundays & Mondays

Fall/Winter/Spring (2022/23) Hours:

August 29, 2022 – May 26, 2023
Tuesdays – Fridays: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
*Closed on Saturdays, Sundays & Mondays

 

 

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Telephone: (970) 641 – 4029
102 South Main Street, Gunnison, CO

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