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Events and Classes


Our Events and Classes provide opportunities for our members to connect with local photographers and visual artists.  Our numerous opportunities education and awareness of the artistic talent in the Vail Valley.  Members have chances to learn, show, and sell their works by attending classes, exhibits, events, and receptions. Take a look at all we have to offer!

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Check out our monthly calendar then scroll to see class types.  Click on one of them to see dates for each.


July 2024
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Percussion Lessons (ages 15+) Open to Public
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Guitar Lessons (Ages 15+) Open to Public
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Call for Submissions – July Show Drop Off 9am-1pm
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Christian Dore Workshop: Abstract Drawing & Painting
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Percussion Lessons (ages 15+) Open to Public
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Guitar Lessons (Ages 15+) Open to Public
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Acrylics: Step by Step with Jessica Pinto
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5:00 PM
VVAG Artist Member Meeting
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5:30 PM
Percussion Lessons (ages 15+) Open to Public
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Guitar Lessons (Ages 15+) Open to Public
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Kim Casebeer - Painting Movement in Clouds
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Kim Casebeer - Painting Movement in Clouds
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5:30 PM
Percussion Lessons (ages 15+) Open to Public
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5:30 PM
Guitar Lessons (Ages 15+) Open to Public
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5:30 PM
Acrylics: Step by Step with Jessica Pinto
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10:00 AM
Call for Submissions – August Show Drop Off
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5:30 PM
Percussion Lessons (ages 15+) Open to Public
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5:30 PM
Guitar Lessons (Ages 15+) Open to Public
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Lorenzo Chavez - Bring Life to your Landscape Paintings
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Lorenzo Chavez - Bring Life to your Landscape Paintings
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5:30 PM
Percussion Lessons (ages 15+) Open to Public
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5:30 PM
Guitar Lessons (Ages 15+) Open to Public
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5:30 PM
Acrylics: Step by Step with Jessica Pinto
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5:00 PM
August / Second Friday Gallery Night – Free and Open to the Public!
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  • VVAG Artist Member Meeting
    VVAG Artist Member Meeting
    Mon, Jul 15
    Art Guild at Avon
    Jul 15, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 Benchmark Rd suite c2, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Jul 15, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 Benchmark Rd suite c2, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Watercolor with Cindy Kelleher! Join fellow members for an interactive watercolor exercise guided by member Cindy Kelleher. This event is limited to 14 members, so please RSVP. (If fewer than 5 people RSVP, we will cancel the meeting.)
  • Percussion Lessons (ages 15+) Open to Public
    Percussion Lessons (ages 15+) Open to Public
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Jul 16
    Art Guild at Avon
    Jul 16, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 W Benchmark Rd suite c, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Jul 16, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 W Benchmark Rd suite c, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Get ready to groove with our Percussion classes! Designed for both beginner and intermediate levels, this class is a rhythmic adventure filled with excitement and musical exploration.
  • Guitar Lessons (Ages 15+) Open to Public
    Guitar Lessons (Ages 15+) Open to Public
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Jul 17
    Art Guild at Avon
    Jul 17, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 W Benchmark Rd suite c, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Jul 17, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 W Benchmark Rd suite c, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Strum your way to success with our Guitar Classes! Designed for both beginner and intermediate students aged 15 and above, this class offers a fun and interactive journey through the world of guitar playing.
  • Kim Casebeer - Painting Movement in Clouds
    Kim Casebeer - Painting Movement in Clouds
    Thu, Jul 18
    Avon Gallery
    Jul 18, 2024, 9:30 AM – Jul 19, 2024, 4:30 PM
    Avon Gallery, 137 Benchmark Rd, Suite C2, Avon, CO 81620
    Jul 18, 2024, 9:30 AM – Jul 19, 2024, 4:30 PM
    Avon Gallery, 137 Benchmark Rd, Suite C2, Avon, CO 81620
    Clouds and skies have their own attributes. Join us for this 2-day workshop with Kim Casebeer! Advanced Beginner to Advanced artists are welcome to explore working with oil and pastel mediums.
  • Acrylics: Step by Step with Jessica Pinto
    Acrylics: Step by Step with Jessica Pinto
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Jul 25
    Art Guild at Avon
    Jul 25, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 W Benchmark Rd suite c, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Jul 25, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 W Benchmark Rd suite c, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Unleash your inner artist in our Acrylic Artistry class! Perfect for beginners and intermediate painters alike, this step-by-step painting class guides adults through the creation of stunning acrylic masterpieces in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere.
  • Photography Meeting
    Photography Meeting
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Jul 25
    Avon
    Jul 25, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Avon, 137 Benchmark Rd suite c2, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Jul 25, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Avon, 137 Benchmark Rd suite c2, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Join our lively photography group each month for various topics. Meetings are free for members. Membership available at meeting.
  • Call for Submissions – August Show Drop Off
    Call for Submissions – August Show Drop Off
    Mon, Jul 29
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery
    Jul 29, 2024, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery, 137 W Benchmark Rd, Suite C, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Jul 29, 2024, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery, 137 W Benchmark Rd, Suite C, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Please drop off up to three of your works at the Art Guild at Avon Gallery.
  • Lorenzo Chavez - Bring Life to your Landscape Paintings
    Lorenzo Chavez - Bring Life to your Landscape Paintings
    Fri, Aug 02
    Avon Gallery
    Aug 02, 2024, 9:30 AM – Aug 03, 2024, 4:00 PM
    Avon Gallery, 137 Benchmark Rd, Suite C2, Avon, CO 81620
    Aug 02, 2024, 9:30 AM – Aug 03, 2024, 4:00 PM
    Avon Gallery, 137 Benchmark Rd, Suite C2, Avon, CO 81620
    Learn to visualize the landscape in unique and exciting new ways while also honoring the traditions of the past. Join us for this 2-day workshop with Lorenzo Chavez! Advanced Beginner to Advanced artists are welcome to explore working with oil and pastel mediums.
  • August / First Friday Gallery Night – Free and Open to the Public!
    August / First Friday Gallery Night – Free and Open to the Public!
    Fri, Aug 02
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery
    Aug 02, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery, 137 W Benchmark Rd, Suite C, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Aug 02, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery, 137 W Benchmark Rd, Suite C, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Welcome to our August First Friday art exhibit, a diverse collection of works from talented artists right here in Eagle County. Featuring local artists showing their full potential for you!
  • August / Second Friday Gallery Night – Free and Open to the Public!
    August / Second Friday Gallery Night – Free and Open to the Public!
    Fri, Aug 09
    Eagle Gallery
    Aug 09, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Eagle Gallery, 108 W 2nd St, Eagle, CO 81631, USA
    Aug 09, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Eagle Gallery, 108 W 2nd St, Eagle, CO 81631, USA
    Welcome to our August Second Friday art exhibit, a diverse collection of works from talented artists right here in Eagle County. Featuring local artists showing their full potential for you!
  • Board Meeting
    Board Meeting
    Multiple Dates
    Mon, Aug 12
    Art Guild at Avon
    Aug 12, 2024, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 Benchmark Rd Suite C2, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Aug 12, 2024, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 Benchmark Rd Suite C2, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    The Vail Valley Art Guild leadership team is responsible for meeting monthly to set direction and governance for the Guild.
  • Affordable Art Fair
    Affordable Art Fair
    Sat, Aug 17
    Historic Downtown Minturn
    Aug 17, 2024, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Historic Downtown Minturn, Minturn, CO, USA
    Aug 17, 2024, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Historic Downtown Minturn, Minturn, CO, USA
    This is Vail Valley Art Guild's annual fundraiser! Plan to attend and volunteer for this half day event at Minturn Farmers Market. We need donations of art and photography from membership to sell to members of the community. Always a fun time to present your work in this festive atmosphere!
  • Randall Case: Acrylics with Oil Pastels
    Randall Case: Acrylics with Oil Pastels
    Wed, Aug 21
    Avon Gallery
    Aug 21, 2024, 9:30 AM – Aug 22, 2024, 4:00 PM
    Avon Gallery, 137 Benchmark Rd suite c2, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Aug 21, 2024, 9:30 AM – Aug 22, 2024, 4:00 PM
    Avon Gallery, 137 Benchmark Rd suite c2, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Attain abstract or realistic paintings in stunning colorations employing simple techniques using acrylics with oil pastels.
  • iPhone Camera Mini Workshop with Rick Spitzer.  Only $50. Open to the Public.
    iPhone Camera Mini Workshop with Rick Spitzer.  Only $50. Open to the Public.
    Sat, Aug 24
    Art Guild at Avon
    Aug 24, 2024, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 W Benchmark Rd, Suite C, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Aug 24, 2024, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 W Benchmark Rd, Suite C, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Learn how to make the most with your iPhone photography ventures!
  • Don Sahli Workshop
    Don Sahli Workshop
    Wed, Aug 28
    Art Guild at Avon
    Aug 28, 2024, 9:30 AM – Aug 30, 2024, 4:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 W Benchmark Rd suite c, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Aug 28, 2024, 9:30 AM – Aug 30, 2024, 4:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon, 137 W Benchmark Rd suite c, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    We are excited to present this 3-day workshop, featuring 2 days in-studio and 1 day outside – plein air. Level: Advanced beginner to professional. Mediums accepted: oil paint and soft pastel.
  • Call for Submissions – September  Show Drop Off
    Call for Submissions – September  Show Drop Off
    Mon, Sep 02
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery
    Sep 02, 2024, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery, 137 W Benchmark Rd, Suite C, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Sep 02, 2024, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery, 137 W Benchmark Rd, Suite C, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Please drop off up to three of your works at the Art Guild at Avon Gallery.
  • Peggy McGivern and Margy Foertsch Workshop – "Collage and Composition"
    Peggy McGivern and Margy Foertsch Workshop – "Collage and Composition"
    Wed, Sep 04
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery
    Sep 04, 2024, 9:00 AM – Sep 06, 2024, 4:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery, 137 Benchmark Rd suite c2, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Sep 04, 2024, 9:00 AM – Sep 06, 2024, 4:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery, 137 Benchmark Rd suite c2, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    We will explore the absolute random FUN of working with photos, old paintings, textures, and anything else you can imagine, including incorporating collage into abstract work.
  • September / First Friday Gallery Night – Free and Open to the Public!
    September / First Friday Gallery Night – Free and Open to the Public!
    Fri, Sep 06
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery
    Sep 06, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery, 137 W Benchmark Rd, Suite C, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Sep 06, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Art Guild at Avon Gallery, 137 W Benchmark Rd, Suite C, Avon, CO 81620, USA
    Welcome to our September First Friday art exhibit, from traditional to contemporary, each piece tells a unique story. Featuring local artists showing their true colors for you!
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