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ON NOW: Green Mountain Watercolor Exhibition

In the Red Barn Gallery at Lareau Farm, Route 100, Waitsfield.  Hours: Thursdays through Sundays, noon-9 pm.  Admission to the show is free; artwork prices vary. To view the show’s booklet and see a list of awards and recipients, click on the Green Mountain Watercolor Show tab, above.

The GMWE closes Saturday, July 23 to make room for The Big Red Barn Art Show, which will open July 28.

Thank you to the artists who participated in The Gathering: A show by the members of Valley Arts.  Artwork pick-up is on Wednesday, July 6 between 1-4 pm in the Festival Gallery, 5031 Main Street, Waitsfield.

Note: The Festival Gallery has been expanded and renovated to include a workshop/classroom space. For a list of current workshops and classes, click on the “Gallery/Workshops/Happenings” button, above.

Valley Arts “shouts out” a HUGE THANK YOU to Ward Smyth and Turtle Creek Builders whose generous donations made the renovation possible. 

Next up in the Festival Gallery: Frank Covino Retrospective. Opens July 27.

Valley Arts needs your help!

We’re looking for a few folks who love art and are willing to share their enthusiasm to be docents at the Green Mountain Watercolor Exhibition (GMWE) and future art shows. No experience necessary. Docents provide general information about the show and the Mad River Valley, handle sales, count attendees, and give away our summer arts program. For the GMWE, three-hour shifts are in the barn at Lareau Farm in Waitsfield. The GMWE opens on July 1 and runs through July 23.  Hours: Noon-9 pm, Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday. GMWE docents who sign up and work 5 or more shifts will receive a free Taste the Valley Experience ticket. If you are interested in being a docent, please call 802-496-6682. Thank you!

Taste the Valley Experience

Sunday, August 7 at Sugarbush Resort’s Lincoln Peak.  Proceeds benefit Valley Arts. The Taste is sponsored by Sugarbush Resort.  Tickets: $50 in advance/$60 at the gate.  To purchase Taste tickets, click here.

Call to Artists: Teeny Tiny Art Show & Sale donations wanted!

Proceeds benefit Valley Arts and the Vermont Festival of the Arts.  Donate a small work by July 22 for inclusion in this “mini” fundraiser. Your donated piece can be a sketch or study. Sale will take place at the Festival Frolic at Lareau on July 31 and at the Taste at Sugarbush Resort on August 7. For more information, click HERE.