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World Festival Art

Steamboat Springs Arts Council - Steamboat Springs Arts Depot

Monday, June 29, 2015 - Friday, July 3, 2015
Steamboat Springs Arts Depot 1001 13th Street Steamboat SpringsCO  80487
Monday, June 29, 2015 - Friday, July 3, 2015
Steamboat Springs Arts Depot 1001 13th Street Steamboat SpringsCO  80487

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What's Included

Class Description: Students will learn about different cultures while creating art with origins from various festivals around the world. Volto masks from Italy, Koinobori wind socks from the Japanese Children’s Day festival, Mexican triptychs from the Day of the Dead, and the Filipino Parol that celebrates the festival of light are all avenues for our world exploration. Teacher: Dona Steele has lived in Steamboat on and off for over 35 years and has a long history with the Steamboat Springs Arts Council serving with the Visual Arts Committee. She helped develop the Kaleidoscope/Young at Art summer programs for the Steamboat Springs Arts Council. Her degree in Art Education and Constructive Design from Florida State University launched her into many careers. As an entrepreneur, she has spent over 20 years running and operating Dona Steele Designs, specializing in faux finishes and decorative painting.

About This Organizer

The Steamboat Springs Arts Council was founded in May of 1972 by Eleanor Bliss, Carol Finnoff and the community of Steamboat Springs as a center for arts and humanities in the Yampa Valley. The Train Depot in which the Arts Council is housed received National Register of Historic Places designation in 1978.   Also known as “The Art Depot” this facility contains the “Baggage Room” a multi-use and performance arts space, an Artist Member Gallery, and main visual arts gallery.

The Steamboat Springs Arts Council is devoted to supporting and promoting arts and culture in the Yampa Valley, through the planning and production of arts and humanities programs and initiatives that have a positive educational and cultural impact on our community.

The Steamboat Springs Arts Council is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, supported by our annual members, audiences and local businesses. Large support has been provided by private donation, the City of Steamboat Springs, and regional and national grants.

Organizer Info

  • Steamboat Springs Arts Council

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Steamboat Springs Arts Depot 1001 13th Street Steamboat SpringsCO  80487
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