The Sangres Art Guild in Custer County, Colorado, promotes the arts in the Wet Mountain Valley to create an exceptional arts-centered destination where everyone can create, support, participate and enjoy the scenic beauty of the Wet Mountain Valley.  We also operate the 3rd Street Gallery in Westcliffe.  Explore the web site to learn more.  Look below for our latest announcements.  Search the Archives for older posts.  Now go create!

Congrats Eve Nagode

Eve Nagode won Honorable Mention with her photo “Bristlecone Dog” at The Colorado Photography Learning Group show at Academy Frame in Colorado Springs in March 2014; and third place with the photo “Once in A Blue Moon” at the Blue Spruce Gallery in Florence, Colorado in January 2014.

Peoples Choice Award Winners

Congratulations to Hulda Benson for winning Peoples Choice awards at the Holiday Show reception.  Her photographs “Pueblo to Rosita Way Station” and “Rain in the Valley” garnered most votes along with Curt Gillespie’s oil painting “Twilight at Valley’s Edge”.

Congrats Jane Hunt

Coors Field

Coors Field

Congratulations to new SAG-member Jane Hunt for her painting “Coors Field” being chosen as the PleinAirCollector.com Award of Excellence winner from the Colorado Plein Air Event.

New Facebook Page for 3rd Street Gallery

Thanks to SAG member Jane Hunt, a Facebook page for the 3rd St. Gallery was recently created. It is a wonderful and effective way to promote the gallery and it’s artists. Please take a moment to visit the new page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/3rd-Street-Gallery/604881412902520 and “like” it!

If you don’t have a Facebook account already, get one – it’s a great, free way to get tons of exposure for your work.  If you’re a SAG artist, we need your work to be included on the 3rd St. Gallery page. Email Jane Hunt for specifics.

Zonta Artful Women’s Photography Winners

The 14th Annual Zonta Artful Women’s Exhibition in Canon City awarded Second Place, Photography, to Sharon Langfeldt for “Crystals in the Stream” and Third Place, Photography, to Eve Nagode for “The View” on November 1, 2013.

Eve Nagode’s photo “Whooz on First” was awarded the 2013 Grand Prize by the Colorado Balloon Classic Air Show and is featured on the event home page.

Whooz on First