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A visit to the Fine Arts Center can be something planned for months (and our most popular shows and classes sell out quickly, so a bit of planning can put you ahead of the pack), or it could be delightfully spontaneous. With so many things to do here, we strive to be as flexible as you are. See current exhibitions on view

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October 2021

Abstract Collage: How to Create a Visual Language with Altered Materials

October 24 @ 10:00 am
Bemis School of Art, 818 Pelham Pl
Colorado Springs, CO 80903 United States
$135 – $150

In the first half of the day, we will experiment with an extensive list of mark making tools to create unique collage papers. We will test ink, colored pencil, oil pastel, charcoal, ball point pen, and markers—just to name a few. Because we are playing, and not focused on a “perfect” piece of art, the use of materials is relaxing and fun. In the afternoon we will use our altered papers and arrange the pieces in a variety of abstract…

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Guadalupe and son-in-law experiencing snow

Talkback – Guadalupe in the Guest Room

October 24 @ 4:00 pm
Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903 United States

Join us for a FREE talkback session following the final Sunday performance of Guadalupe in the Guest Room.

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Finding your Voice! Self Expression for Teens

October 24 @ 4:00 pm
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One event on October 9, 2021 at 11:00 am

One event on October 24, 2021 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 13, 2021 at 11:00 am

One event on December 5, 2021 at 4:00 pm

Bemis School of Art, 818 Pelham Pl
Colorado Springs, CO 80903 United States
$50 – $65

This workshop uses several creative activities to unlock your expressive voice through your art! Zine making and blackout poetry are just two ways we will dive into finding your own unique narrative and learning how to assert power through your creative endeavors. In addition, you will be provided with links to virtual content to explore on your own time outside of class if you so choose. These examples include political contemporary artists using zine making as a tool for artivism,…

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Beading Basics

October 25 @ 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating until November 15, 2021

Bemis School of Art, 818 Pelham Pl
Colorado Springs, CO 80903 United States
$150 – $165

Learn the techniques the professionals use to design, create, and finish earrings, necklaces, and bracelets. Create unique pieces to enhance your wardrobe, give as gifts, or create jewelry to sell. You will also learn techniques to repair vintage favorites to be worn again or revamp them into something new. Supply List online. Ages 16–Adult Instructor: Ona-Marie Engle Level 0 – This class is for the true beginner with no prior experience in the medium.

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Dancer

R.I.POWER: Cleo Parker Robinson Dance

October 30 @ 7:30 pm
Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903 United States

ONE NIGHT ONLY – The Fine Arts Center and CC Theatre & Dance proudly present the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, with special performances from Justice Miles and Colorado College Dance Workshop for a powerful tribute to the human experience. Using the universal language of dance to honor the African Diaspora, Denver-based Cleo Parker Robinson Dance explores the human condition, champions social justice, unites people of all ages and races, and ultimately celebrates the complexity of life through movement. 

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November 2021

Día de los Muertos

Día de los Muertos

November 2 @ 10:00 am
Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903 United States

Join in our special community gathering for Día de los Muertos, the traditional celebration, originating in Mexico and celebrated throughout north and south America. A celebration of life, El día de los Muertos demonstrates remembrance, love, and respect for those who have gone before us.

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In Conversation: at the line

November 4 @ 6:00 pm
Cornerstone Arts Center, 825 N. Cascade Ave.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903 United States

Please join us for a roundtable conversation with artist Ronny Quevedo, Victoria I. Lyall, Frederick and Jan Mayer Curator of Art of the Ancient Americas at the Denver Art Museum, and Jorge Rivas Pérez, Frederick and Jan Mayer Curator of Latin American Art at the Denver Art Museum, who will discuss Quevedo’s work in context of the exhibition ReVisión: Art in the Americas at the Denver Art Museum. The conversation will be moderated by FAC Curator of Contemporary Art Katja Rivera.…

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Introduction to Murals

November 5 @ 4:00 pm
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One event on November 19, 2021 at 4:00 pm

Bemis School of Art, 818 Pelham Pl
Colorado Springs, CO 80903 United States
$70 – $85

Using acrylic paints, learn how to begin the process of painting on a wall, formulating concept designs, and transferring your design to a surface. Discover the fundamental techniques of drawing in different mediums, introduction to color theory, paint brush techniques, use of light sources, layering, and so much more! Supply list online. Ages 12-16. Instructor: Jantzen Peake

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