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 site to learn more. Look below for our latest announcements. Like us on Facebook.
The plein air paint-out you want is just 5 weeks away, September 24-29. Sign up now at Alla Prima Westcliffe.
Boy do we have fun stuff this year! A one-day tune-up workshop, a native American sacred site, two great ranches, a delicious BBQ, horses, cowboys, and steam punk models, Bohemian night and world-famous Disney animator Aaron Blaise. Not to mention the unforgettable scenery of the Wet Mountain Valley and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.
Register now at: Alla Prima Westcliffe!
Hey Up and Coming Artists! The Sangres Art Guild has an Art Encounter program for you. Have fun with art. Learn how to create and get supplies to explore more at home.
All students and adults are welcome regardless of where you go to school (or not)! There’s a minimum fee for each class which must be paid in advance to secure your spot. Registration deadline is two weeks prior to the class date. Classes will be filled on a first come first served basis, based on the postmark of payment.
2018 Art Encounter Description and Schedule – Updated
If you would like to attend any of these summer art classes (subsidized by the Sangres Art Guild), contact Linnea Laurila at LSLaurila@Outlook.com or call 719-783-0886 to sign up.
The 3rd St. Gallery’s popular Fiber Arts Show intake is Sunday and Monday, May 27 and 28 from 11:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. The show runs from May 31 through June 25. The artists’ reception is Saturday, June 2 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Cheryl Swartz, the jeweler, will demonstrate weaving with links starting at 4 p.m. during the artists’ reception.
3rd St. Gallery, 59000 N. Hwy. 69, Westcliffe, CO is sponsored by the Sangres Art Guild. For more information about the show, see Fiber Arts Show 2018.
Congratulations to the winners of the People’s Choice for SAG’s 2019 Calendar Show:
- “The Creek Runs Through” Watercolor by Connie Reinke
- “Up Short Creek” Oil by Michael Arterburn