Events

Ocean to Mountains Lobster Bake, 2018

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Tickets are on sale now for Valley Arts Summer Fund Raiser, Ocean to Mountains. Sunday, August 12th from 4 to 7 pm at Sugarbush Resort  – in the Gate House Courtyard. Full events details, including online ticket purchase, can be found at http://valleyartsvt.com/art/events/festival-lobster-bake The event features lobsters brought from Maine ocean waters to Sugarbush in the Read More

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July Sip n’ Paint on Thursday, the 12th

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Come paint with us in this low-key, fun evening out!  The July class, held at Valley Arts Festival Gallery, will be led by Helen Issackedes, a well-known local artist. Limited to 12 people. $35.00 for members, $40.00 for non-members. This is a Thursday night, per special request. (Normally we meet on the second Friday of the Read More

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The Arts Guide is now on line!

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For a comprehensive listing of arts-related events in the Mad River Valley during the summer and autumn, see the Arts Guide online at http://vermontartsfestival.com   It’s a true copy of the guide, found in many locations around Vermont, in a neat, flip-pages format and is best viewed in full-screen mode.  The August-long Vermont Festival of the Read More

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Tid Bits

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TID-BITS Here are a few items taken from the June issue of Valley Arts’ nine-times-per-year emailed newsletter. If you don’t receive it and crave more, you can sign up for a free subscription by emailing our newsletter editor, MaryLou Razza at mlrazza@gmail.com or phone 802-496-6682.   From the Executive Director Hot off the press—the 2018 Read More

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Summer Exhibit at Bundy Modern

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A tour of the Bundy Modern’s website reveals a taste of what’s in store for visitors to June and Wendell Anderson’s Bundy Modern Gallery: Check it out at https://www.bundymodern.com/jessica-craig-martin-michael-craig- The Safety of Objects: A Visual Discourse Between Father and Daughter Michael Craig-Martin and Jessica Craig-Martin May 26th through September 3rd Weekends from 12 to 5 Read More

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In Praise of Gary Eckhart

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Valley Arts VT wouldn’t exist had it not been for the foresight, the energy and dedication of well-regarded watercolor artist, Gary Eckhart of Warren.  In late 2005, concerned that the long-running and popular Vermont Festival of the Arts might be running out of steam, Gary organized a new group to take on the work of Read More

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Great Vermont Plein Air Festival

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The Great Vermont Plein Air Festival will take place on August 17 and 18, and artists at all levels of experience, both established and emerging, are invited to share fun and fellowship painting outdoors. Come capture on canvas or paper the spectacular scenery of the Mad River Valley with its near and distant views of Read More

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Aline E. Ordman Oil Painting Workshop:

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Join us and paint with the best! A signature member of the American Impressionist Society, Ordman will conduct a workshop for artists with intermediate to advanced skills. This plein air workshop will focus on interpreting the landscape from the impressionist viewpoint. Class size is limited and advanced registration is required. Call or email Gary Eckhart Read More

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Drop-in Painting Group

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  Calling All Artists! We’re off for the summer and will resume in late September.  Here’s the scoop – Valley Arts holds a twice a month drop-in painting group on the first and third Wednesdays from 2 to 5 pm and again from 6 to 9 pm at the Festival Gallery in Waitsfield’s Village Square. Read More