Tag Archives: Fall Studio Tour

Free demo sessions offered by artist Pat Chapman on 2/27

On Saturday, Feb. 27 Pat Chapman will be giving free demo sessions at her studio.

She will demonstrate how to alter objects for use in assemblage. Techniques that will be covered are the use of brown wax to age objects, creating rusted objects with metal paint and patina, using tissue paper to resurface objects, altering figures to create hybrid creatures, and using a dremel cut off wheel.

There will be two demos given. One at 1:00 and one at 3:00. Please call (303) 953-1150 or email Pat at pat@thepatstudio.com to reserve a spot at one of the demo sessions. Demos are going to be limited to 12 people at each session.

Pat’s studio is at 3102 Palo Parkway in Boulder, two blocks north of Iris off 28th Street.

Pat recently participated as an OpenArts artist in our Open Studios Fall Artist Tour.

Elizabeth Black named Pacesetter arts winner

Artist and environmentalist Elizabeth Black was recently honored by the Daily Camera for her outstanding achievements in the arts community.

READ MORE (pdf). Elizabeth Black is a long-time participant in Open Studios Fall Artist Tour.

Gary Zeff featured in American Woodturner Magazine

Gary Zeff, founder of Open Studios and retired Executive Director, is currently featured in American Woodturner Magazine. Gary, a woodturner since 1982, is featured with fiber artist Robin Daugherty in an inspiring collaboration of original art.

Read the article (pdf)

William Stoehr opens at the Dairy tonight

Join artist William Stoehr tonight for his latest exhibition, Facebook.

McMahon Gallery at the Dairy Center for the Arts, 2590 Walnut Street, Boulder (main entrance is on 26th Street between Canyon Blvd & Walnut Street). Friday, February 19, 5-7pm. Show runs February 19-March 26, 2010. Gallery hours: Monday-Friday, 9AM-5PM and during performances

William Stoehr recently participated in the Open Studios Fall Artist Tour and is currently showing at the OpenArts Gallery at Rembrandt Yard, 1301 Spruce Street, Boulder.

First Friday NOBO (North Boulder) Nite Out

Presenting the Monthly Local Artists Showcase for Friday February 5th, 2010 from 6 – 9 pm.

Featured OpenArts artists* for Feb. 5th NOBO NITE OUT

    ANNETTE COLEMAN STUDIO 1245 Norwood Ave #42 (303) 941-8887
    Featuring: The Collective Dream- Original Multi-Media Works by Annette Coleman
    JACQUE MICHELLE 2670 Broadway (303) 786-7628
    Featuring: Hearts of Fire- Original Works by Jacque Michelle, Dottie Oatman, Martine Amade
    GAMERS GUILD 4550 Broadway (303) 997-6496
    Featuring: Dan Frazer- Original Fossil Fish Art

*These artists have participated in the Open Studios Fall Tour. See First Friday website for additional artists.

Mary Barron & Mardie Driftmier: Landscape and Leaves show

View work by glass artist Mary Barron and pastel artist Mardie Driftmier at their annual joint show at Logan’s Espresso Cafe – 3980 North Broadway, Boulder ( next to Lucky’s Market). Mary and Mardie have both participated in the Open Studios Fall Studio Tour and the Open Studios Spring Art Fair. In addition, Mary has shown her work at the Open Studios Holiday Market.

Opening this Friday – Feb 5th from 6 to 8pm. Free and open to the public.
The show runs through March 11th, 2010

Artist profile: John Waugh, now showing at Open Studios Gallery @ Rembrandt Yard

John Waugh, Artist. John, a photographer, has been an artist in our Fall Studio Tour.

If you weren’t an artist, what would you be?
A billionaire.

Who is your favorite artist and why?
Brett Weston, because the I love the composition of his abstract black and white photographs. I’ve never seen one of his photographs that I wouldn’t want to take myself.

If you could plan your last meal, what would it be?
Pasolé and tamales

If you would live anywhere but here, would you live and why?
Old Telluride because of the natural backdrop, the clouds and the seasons.

If you were a piece of fruit or a vegetable, what would you be?

Sugar cane, because it’s tall and straight in stature.

Who is your favorite cartoon character?