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Photographing Artwork

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sat, 08/22/2015 - 16:45
Saturday-Sunday. August 22nd-23rd. 10-4PM.  $215 tuition+$10 materials. This class will teach both 2D and 3D artists how to accurately convey the original image while avoiding unexpected shadows, poor image quality, and off coloring. Students of all levels are welcome. It is encouraged students bring a few examples of their work. A camera is optional. To register, click HERE .

Dawes

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sat, 08/22/2015 - 16:45
Saturday, August 22nd. 8PM Dawes , is a folk rock band with a Laurel Canyon sound dervied from artists such as Crosby, Stills, Nash, Joni Mitchell and Neil Young. To purchase tickets, click HERE . Watch their hit, 'Things Happen' below: Video of Dawes - Things Happen (Official Video)  

Brothers Gow

Telluride Festivals and Events - Fri, 08/21/2015 - 16:45
Friday, August 21st. 10PM.  Brothers Gow, is a quintet out of San Diego that combines rock, funk, jazz and reggae influences. With more than 500 shows under their belts, they offer a dynamic sound, strong vocal harmonies, and complex arrangements in their guitar-driven rock. Watch them play below: Video of Brothers Gow - Orpheum Theater - Flagstaff, AZ - 2015  

Michael Jackson's Thriller

Telluride Festivals and Events - Fri, 08/21/2015 - 16:15
August 21st & 22nd, 2015.  A brand NEW event for Telluride Theatre will feature the Telluride Theatre Orchestra Band, our amazing local singers and dancers. This year we will present Michael Jackson’s THRILLER album in its entirety, which we will theatricalize and stage for an great night of fun. Two nights only and not to be missed!  

Liver Down the River

Telluride Festivals and Events - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 16:15
Thursday, August 20th. 10PM. Playing at the Fly Me to the Moon Saloon, this six member band will play their bluegrass tunes. Inspired by bluegrass, and traditional Grateful Dead tunes the band brings a truly unique performance. Watch them below, playing 'Swallow Tail Jam:' Video of Liver Down The River - Swallow Tail Jam (Live)  

Wild Mushrooms: from Forage to Feast

Telluride Festivals and Events - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 15:45
Thursday, August 20th. 9-1PM Forage & 5-8PM Feast.  $170+$30 ingredients In the morning, join wild mushroom expert John Sir Jesse, to learn about and gather a variety of edible local fungi. Later in the evening students will reconvene to transform the day's harvest into a delicious dinner with French chef Bertrand Marchal. For forage, wear comfortable shoes, bring sunscreen/hat, water, snacks, lunch, small sharp knife and cloth of paper bag for collecting. For the dinner, bring your own beverage. To register, click HERE .

Bow Wow Film Festival

Telluride Festivals and Events - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 14:30
Thursday, August 20th. $12 at Second Chance Humane Society & online. $15 night of show. Doors open at 6PM. Bow Wow is a traveling film festival that features some of the years' best dog themed short films. Second Chance Humane Society has arranged for them to show their films at the Sheridan Opera House. There will be a silent auction and the films will begin at 7PM. For more information, click HERE . To purchase tickets, click HERE .  

Jenny Lewis

Telluride Festivals and Events - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 16:45
Wednesday, August 19th . Doors at 8PM. Show at 8:30PM. Jenny Lewis , is a singer songwriter with a indie/folk/soul sound. To purchase tickets, click HERE . Watch her hit, 'Just One Of The Guys' below: Video of Jenny Lewis - Just One Of The Guys [Official Music Video]  

Jon Wayne and the Pain

Telluride Festivals and Events - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 16:30
Wednesday, August 19th. 6-8PM. FREE! Jon Wayne and the Pain  will be playing at the Sunset Plaza for free as part of the Summer Concert Series. Video of Jon Wayne and The Pain - Extended Family (official video)    

The Art of the Portrait

Telluride Festivals and Events - Tue, 08/18/2015 - 16:45
Tuesday-Thursday. August 18th-20th. 10-2PM.  $195 tuition+$85 studio fee* *The studio fee covers the model and Gamsol solvent and disposal. Students have the option of bringing their own required materials or purchasing them from Ah Haa for an additional $45 fee. In this three-day workshop students will use oil paints and work from a live model. Students will focus on facial structure and how it can be broken down into planes of light and shadow. Individual attention will be given, so that each student can achieve their goals with portraiture. Painting experience is helpful, but not required. To register, click HERE .

Understanding Light

Telluride Festivals and Events - Tue, 08/18/2015 - 15:30
Tuesday-Thursday. August 18th-20th. 10-2PM.  $215 tuition+$10 material Over the course of three days, students will learn how to read light, and recognize when and how to change it. Through hands on demonstrations, participants will be able to leave with new tools and skills for creating powerful photographs in any setting. Participants should bring a digital SLR camera and have a good understanding of how their camera works. For the first class, please bring examples of lighting that interests you (from magazines, books, film, etc.) To register, click HERE .

Marilyn Mae

Telluride Festivals and Events - Mon, 08/17/2015 - 15:45
Monday and Tuesday. August 17th & 18th. 7PM. Tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for kids (under 18). At 87 years old, Marilyn Mae is still singing in sold-out concerts around the world. "Wherever she is appearing, get there by plane, train, bus or car. You must go see her for yourself!" - Lynn DiMenna, Cabaret Scenes. To purchase tickets, click HERE . Contact Susan Day at susanday96@ymail.com for groups of ten or more to receive $5 off each ticket . Video of Marilyn Maye Tribute to Johnny Carson      

Raku Ceramics

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 16:30
Satuday & Sunday. August 15 & 16th. 9-5PM.  $250 tuition + $35 materials. Students will participate in at least four firings over the course of two days, and will be able to glaze and fire their own pieces. Students should bring 3-5 bisqued pieces (not too large) made from raku clay. For more information and to purchase raku clay in advance, contact Ah Haa.  To register, click HERE . Jim will also offer an artist lecture and ceramic sale on Friday, August 14th from 6:30-8PM.

Joint Point

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 16:00
Satuday, August 15th. 10PM. Come and watch Telluride's own, Joint Point. A ski bum band, they are inspired by Radiohead and the Grateful Dead. Watch them play below: Video of Joint Point 11/23/12 Sheridan opera house Telluride, Colorado  

Artist Lecture Series

Telluride Festivals and Events - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 16:30
Friday, August 14th. 6-8PM.  Free and open to the public. Jim Romberg  is a Professor Emeritus from Southern Oregon University. Attendees of this lecture series will learn about Raku Art. Jim is also teaching a class on Raku Ceramics on August 15th & 16th.

Telluride Mushroom Festival

Telluride Festivals and Events - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 17:30
35th Annual 2015 Telluride Mushroom Festival  This year's event will be held August 13 - 16 2015.  A full festival pass will run you $275 (+ $14.74 processing). There are also VIP tickets and tickets for various workshops. About The Festival Telluride has hosted the quirky Mushroom Festival for over 30 years. The festival is a celebration of all things fungal -- connoisseurs find themselves in good company amongst enthusiasts, experts, and scientists. Interests range from scientific to culinary, curiosity to investigative. Activities of the weekend include lectures by renowned experts, cooking with mushrooms, and guided hikes that focus on mushroom hunting and identification. Where To Stay Camping is nice this time of the year, but isn't for everyone, especially those coming...

A Four-Day Writing Experience for Women

Telluride Festivals and Events - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 16:30
Thursday-Sunday. August 13th-16th. 9-3PM. $480 tuition+$50 materials In this four-day intensive, women are guided and encouraged as they explore in two genres. This workshop is for women who are ready to take new risks, go deeper, and more more wholly into their creative process.  To register, click HERE .

Pure Prairie League

Telluride Festivals and Events - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 16:15
Wednesday, August 12th. 6-8PM. FREE! Pure Prairie League  will be playing at the Sunset Plaza for free as part of the Summer Concert Series. Video of Pure Prairie League -Amie (High Quality)  

National Theatre's Everyman

Telluride Festivals and Events - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 16:30
Tuesday, August 11th. 7PM. Screening live from the Olivier Theatre in London, enjoy a production of one of English drama's oldest plays, directed by Rufus Norris. Everyman tells the story of a man with great success, until Death comes calling. It asks the great question of whether it is only in death that we can understand our lives.  Purchase tickets at the door.

Michael Franti & Spearhead

Telluride Festivals and Events - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 16:00
Tuesday, August 11th. Doors open at 8PM. Michael Franti & Spearhead  is a band with a unique sound blending rock, reggae, hip-hop, soul, and funk. To purchase tickets, click HERE . Watch their hit, 'The Sound of Sunshine' below: Video of Michael Franti & Spearhead - The Sound Of Sunshine  
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