Carbondale Arts offers a wide range of community events throughout the year from gallery openings, to social sketching to Mountain Fair and even opera! Almost all of our events are free and open to the public.
Thursday, November 21, 6-8pm
Carbondale Arts members get 10% off any holiday shop purchases made 6-8pm on Thursday, November 21 for our annual membership meeting (aka: “Mingle & Jingle”)!
We cannot do what we do without the help of our members and we want to THANK YOU!
Join us for yummy food, updates, stories on Carbondale Arts this past year and a preview of our Deck the Walls holiday show (the best little holiday shop around!). All current members will get a 10% discount off purchases made this night. If there was ever a time for us to gather, laugh and enjoy what we have, it is now. Hope to see you there!
For more information call Carbondale Arts at 970-963-1680.
Friday, November 22, 6-8pm
Carbondale Arts presents Deck the Walls, an Artisan Market, opening to the public on Friday, November 22, from 6-8pm at The Launchpad and running through December 28. Learn more about the 50+ local and regional artisans at our website!
Presented each holiday season by Carbondale Arts, Deck the Walls is carefully juried and open to artists and craftspeople all over the Roaring Fork Valley and the state of Colorado. Our goal is to provide vendors with an exceptional venue for their unique wares and to offer our community a chance to take home thoughtful and well-made local and regional goods.
Carbondale Arts is cultivating a vibrant collective of local and regional artists, designers, and hand-makers for each year’s Deck the Walls. We strive to help small businesses grow and to encourage community to engage and connect with the artisans while supporting our local economy during the holidays.
Second Saturdays Membership Discount!
On every Second Saturday, current Carbondale Arts members receive a 10% discount at the Artique and this month, the discount is applied to all purchases made at our Deck the Walls market!
SAVE THE DATE: Pop-Up Holiday Artisan Farmers Market
Saturday, 12/21 from 10am-5pm and Sunday, 12/22 from 12-4pm at The Launchpad. Featuring local food-based creatives from bread and cake makers to mushroom growers and more!
Remember to shop local, support small businesses, and help our local creatives each holiday season!
Questions about Deck the Walls?
Call 970-963-1680 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lottery system goes live Nov 18 at 9am!
Artist opportunity! In an effort to professionally exhibit artwork in our R2 Gallery space, we will only be able to accommodate 60 artworks (one work per artist) in our upcoming 40th Annual Valley Visual Art Show (opening Friday, January 17, 2020) on a LOTTERY-BASED entry system. Artists not selected in the lottery will be given the option to show their wall-hanging artworks at Bonfire Coffee on Main Street through the duration of the Valley Visual Art Show.
The lottery opens online on Monday, November 18 at 9:00am, closing at 11:59pm on Sunday, December 8.
Learn more about the requirements and other details and deadlines about the Valley Visual Art Show at https://www.carbondalearts.com/r2-gallery/40th-annual-valley-visual-art-show/
Now through December
Lindsay Jones, is a fine artist, textile designer, and illustrator with a unique vision and passion for the outdoors. She has masters degrees in painting, printmaking, and sculpture. Based in Carbondale, Lindsay has worked for clients in the outdoor apparel industry including Nikita, Shredly, Stio, and Wild Rye. You may have seen her animation work locally at 5 Point Film Festival in “The Frenchy”, or recently in the Aspen Valley Land Trust film “The Point”.
Lindsay is actively involved with Carbondale Arts, currently serving as the Gallery Chair and a member of the Mural Committee, helping to bring fresh, contemporary art works into our public spaces.
When she’s not working on art and design projects, Lindsay loves to explore outside, camp, and mountain bike, all of which inspire her creative work.
Mid August through the fall
If you find yourself in Denver, be sure to check out the work of Carbondale artists in the Rotunda of the Capitol, in the Lieutenant Governor’s office, located inside the Capitol, as well as the office of the staff for the Legislative Council. Participating artists in this dynamic group exhibition include Kay Clarke, Brian Colley, Larry Day, Staci Dickerson, Kristen Doyle, Dave Durrance, Monica Goldsmith, Jim Harris, Chris Hassig, Lindsay Jones, Reina Katzenberger, Wewer Keohane, Steve Lock, Charmaine Locke, Paul Manes, Jay Phillips, William Poague, Mike Rand, Katherine Rickenbaugh Rich, Erin Rigney, Annette and Andrew Roberts-Gray, Deva Shantay, Lisa Singer, Jeffrey Stevens, James Surls, Catherine Tallmadge, Andy Taylor, Nicolette Toussaint, Katy VanNostrand, Greg Watts, and Marcia Weese. This exhibition came about because of a partnership between the Carbondale Creative District and Colorado Creative Industries. Spread the word to all your Denver peeps!