Welcome to the Creamery Arts Center

Welcome to the Creamery Arts Center

June Events:

4th Annual “Black Canyon Camera Club”

 Show & Sale 

The month of June will be full of events by the Black Canyon Camera Club. They will start out the month on Thursday, June 7th, with the judging of the photography. Local businesses will then have the opportunity from 4pm-6pm to view the art work and have first dibs on purchasing.
Friday, June 8th, 5pm-8pm is the reception for the show. There will be food & refreshments plus as a bonus Tim Veazey will be performing.
Sunday, June 10th, 2 pm-5 pm the Black Canyon Camera Club will be having an “Ice Cream Social” for kids & grownups!
Friday June 15th, 6 pm-8 pm will be the Black Canyon Camera Club “Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Night!” Larry Naslund from the “Winery at Cedar’s Farm” will be pouring & providing the wines. Cheese provided by Rocking W Cheese. Chocolate provided by you, our participants.  Bring your favorite chocolate to share.
June is going to be a busy month! Stop by and enjoy it with us! 

“Tim Veazey”

Tim Veazey is once again performing for the “Creamery Arts Center”. Everyone enjoyed Tim last month and we are pleased to have him perform for us again! Tim will be performing Friday June 8th during the reception for the 4th Annual Black Canyon Camera Club Art Show

Tim is a recent transplant to our area and we are very lucky to have him. He has been playing the piano since the age of 5 and his career has spanned almost 40 years. He has performed with many big name performers & is also known for his songwriting.  http://timveazey.com/

Black Canyon Astronomy Festival offers a Solar Viewing through a filtered telescope, Saturday June 16th at 1 pm.

Saturday, June 16th @ 1pm, the Black Canyon Astronomy Society, in conjunction with the National Parks Service, is having a “Solar Viewing” at the Creamery Arts Center in the green space right next to the building. This event is for both kids and grownups!

Mosaic Class with Carol Newman, June 19th.

Contemporary Mosaics
(2) Two 3 hour sessions.
Tuesday’s June 19 & June 26
5:00pm- 8:00pm
Cost $80 includes materials
For more info & to register
contact Carol Newman: carolsdesigns@hotmail.com


Summer art classes for children begin June 4

      Kids Clay Class with David Strong – Wednesdays 10:00 am and 1:00 pm.

Art from the Heart with Suki Strong – Thursdays 10:00 am and 1:00 pm.

$10.00 each or 4/$36.00

Pottery class example

Suki teaching art class for children




Adult Pottery Classes with David Strong:

 Wednesday 6:00-8:00 pm 

Monday1:00-3:00 pm


After School Art Classes:

Monday: Glass with Linda McVehil in the glass studio
Wednesday: Kids Clay with David Strong
Wednesday &Thursday: Art From The Heart with Suki  Strong
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday classes: 3:30- 5:15
Thursday Art class: 3:30-5:30
$10.00 each or 4/$36.00

After School Art follows the Delta School Schedule – there are no after school classes during the summer or school breaks.

New Ceramic Classes by Tim Kelley

The ceramic class Tim is offering will be comprehensive in Hand Building and Pottery on the wheel.
Two time slots available each week:
Monday’s 5:00-7:00
Saturday’s 10:00-2:00 (a little longer, with a lunch break)
All interested please contact Tim at 719 469-0799

Don’t forget “Open Mic Nights”every Wednesday night @ 6:00pm
Many of our local artist have changed out their art work. Come see what new and exciting art is on display.

July Events

Start planning now!

When Mosaics & Ceramics Meet!
(4) Four 2 1/2 Hour Sessions
Tuesday’s July 10,24,31 & August 7
5:30pm- 8:00pm
$90 includes tools & materials
For more info and to register
contact Carol Newman:

Our Dancing Elephants - You don't have to be beautiful to dance!

On a nice day you will see people sitting under our pavilion and enjoying the “Dancing Elephants”.  After all, you don’t have to be beautiful to dance!

Located at 165 W. Bridge St.in Hotchkiss, our hours are 11~5 Monday through Friday and 11~4 on Saturday. For information on exhibits, events or classes, contact the Creamery at (970)872-4848 or gallery@creameryartscenter.org.

Did You Know?

Creative Coalition Logo  In June 2013, the North Fork Valley received CERTIFIED Creative District status from Colorado Creative Industries, a Division of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development & International Trade.  Click here to learn more.