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Upcoming Events Postponed

Stay tuned for updates to our activities and events

due to health concerns regarding COVID19

CANCELLED

MARCH

Art Workshop

 
Process Painting

“Validating Our Voices”

Many of us know what it’s like to have our truths, identity, and experiences denied.  For the goal of this workshop, we will allow ourselves to create personal validations with process painting.

If you ever felt your inner truth was suppressed or your desire to free your true self has been unfulfilled, give yourself the opportunity to use art as a tool to release what you have buried.  In the past, we may have been “shamed” into keeping our truths hidden, but with art there is no shaming.

Embrace that little voice and let it be your story.

 

Facilitated by

Jen Ross

Bio

Art is always a part of me.  Any periods in my life without art had been detrimental to my health and well-being, because of this I want to offer others the gift of art making to share the joy and the healing it brings.

I studied at San Jose State University and completed my degree in Art Education. I’m currently an elementary art teacher. I dabble in all mediums, but I’m most passionate about painting. I usually paint whatever gives me joy.  Pet portraits are a common subject I do, because I find pets to be just as therapeutic as art.

When I am not doing my art, my heart and eyes are continuously observing what creative possibilities are before me.

 
Saturday
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
at Cottonwood Center for the Arts
located at:

427 E Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Click the address above for directions

The Art Workshop will be held in

Studio #235 or the Main Gallery
RSVP is required for workshop attendance

Tickets are reserved through EventBrite

This is how we prepare for workshop attendance, space is limited

Please only take a ticket if you will be in attendance

If you need to cancel your RSVP
Please email us at
fovartshow@gmail.com
No charge to participate, but donations are appreciated
Suggested donation – $10
 
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Schedule of Upcoming Events for 2020

January

Board Meeting:  Tuesday, January 14th, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Art Workshop: Collage

Saturday, January 11th, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Cottonwood Center for the Arts

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February

Board Meeting:  Tuesday, February 11th, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Art Workshop: Mask Making

Saturday, February 8th, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Cottonwood Center for the Arts

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March

Board Meeting:  Tuesday, March 10th, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Art Workshop: Painting

Cancelled

Saturday, March 14th

at Cottonwood Center for the Arts

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April

Board Meeting:  Tuesday, April 14th, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

13th Annual Survivor Art Exhibit & Artist Reception:

Canceled

Saturday, April 11th

at Cottonwood Center for the Arts

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May

Board Meeting:  Tuesday, May 12th, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Art Workshop: Fiber Art

Saturday, May 9th, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Cottonwood Center for the Arts

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June

Board Meeting:  Tuesday, June 9th, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Art Workshop: Zentangle

Saturday, June 13th, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Cottonwood Center for the Arts

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July

Board Meeting:  Tuesday, July 14th, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Art Workshop: Painting

Saturday, July 11th, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Cottonwood Center for the Arts

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August

Board Meeting:  Tuesday, August 11th, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Art Workshop: Warrior Dolls

Saturday, August 8th, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Cottonwood Center for the Arts

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September

Board Meeting:  Tuesday, September 8th, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Annual Women’s Retreat:

Saturday, September 12th, TBA

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October

Board Meeting:  Tuesday, October 13th, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Art Workshop: Your Journal as a Healing Space

 Saturday, October 10th, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Cottonwood Center for the Arts

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November

Board Meeting:  Tuesday, November 10th, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Art Workshop: Emotion Characters

Saturday, November 14th, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Cottonwood Center for the Arts

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December

Board Meeting:  Tuesday, December 8th, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Art Workshop: Collage

Saturday, December 12th, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Cottonwood Center for the Arts

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