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High Peaks receives high praise

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  The High Peaks Art Festival last weekend couldn’t have been any better. It was warm, non windy and filled with music, food and spectacular art. It was ...
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Gilpin Arts opens 69th year

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  The Gilpin Arts in Central City Juried Exhibition opened on June 4th and will be on display through August 7, 2016. Each year, the historic building ...
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Art for all, all for art

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  We all have it in us. That desire to create, to make something beautiful or thought provoking, pleasing to the eye, or even jolting to the brain. We all ...
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Art Gallery opens in Ned

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Although Paula Farrell is not an artist herself she has decades of experience in bringing together the needs of a community for the benefit of all involved. ...
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Sixty-nine Years and Counting

  Becky Lucas, Gilpin County.    The oldest continuously running annual juried art show in Colorado is right here in Gilpin County. Gilpin Arts in Central City began hosting this ...
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Gilpin Library Artists-In-Residence

Larry Grieco, Gilpin County.  The 2016 Artists-in-Residence were selected by the Gilpin County Public Library, and yes, there are two of them. Heather Carr and Danea Fidler, a team ...
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Mia brings adult self to art

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Mia Sole is the girl part of the Play-Ground Theater Company, which consists of herself and her partner Jeff Haycock, the guy part. But both of them ...
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Art reception tradition revived

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  When something is as brilliant as the Nederland Community Center Art at the Center Artists’ Reception, it cannot be allowed to die, it cannot just go ...
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Eagles soar into world of Narnia

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  One of the goals of a theater production is to transport the audience into another world, a world in which other people solve problems not our own; ...
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