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  • Daily Events & Featured Artists

    Dec 8th-14th

    Friday, Dec 8th

    Karen Bailey - painting, tiles, notecards
    Feature: Special sales on her gorgeous paintings, prints and gift items, as well as on her beloved inspirational tiles and cards.  Great stocking stuffers under $15!


    Saturday, Dec 9th
    Patti Stickler - acrylic painting

    Feature: Demo painting. Lots of Sales! Small & Medium size canvases for $20 (like cat below). All larger paintings on sale, too!  Colorful and happy!
    Enter to win this original floral painting shown below.

    Healing & Art Event (5:30-7:30pm)
    Wow!  This evening is for you!!  Massage, Acupuncture, and Energy Work provided by Fort Collins Community Acupuncture. Learn holiday stress-busting tips from Beyond the Mirror, LLC. Beautiful Artwork by Blue Moose Gallery Artists.
    RSVP:  http://www.communityacu.org/holiday-event-registration.html


    Sunday, Dec 10th
    Lynda Byrnes-Pelichowski - mixed media originals, gift tags, art journals and leather wrap bracelets

    Feature: delicious Chocolate Crunchies and recipe cards and a portion of her proceeds from art sales are donated to the FtCo Dream Weavers.  Lynda's mini originals are mini priced and amazing!

    Drop-In Class: Mini Art Journal (10a-12p)
    Drop-In Class: Mixed Media Gift Tag (1-3p)


    Melissa Venable - author of new book "Finding FabYOUlous: A 'Self-Help with Sass' Guide to Finding, Celebrating and Capitalizing On the FabYOUlousness that Makes You, YOU"
    Feature: Christmas cookies, hot chocolate, and a book signing

    Drop-In Activity - book launch - come meet Melissa! Buy your book and get it signed!


    Monday, Dec 11th
    Sarah Parks - cookie-baker, sign-designer, painter

    Feature: Teaching two different fun sign classes Christmas Truck (10 am), Colorado Flag (3 pm), and selling her wonderful Moose Christmas cookies!  Another fun day at the Moose!

    Note: Please register for classes ahead of time.


    Tuesday, Dec 12th
    Linda Fitzgerald - mixed medium oil and acrylic artist and culinary chef

    Feature: Fabulous Wall art (original and prints), mugs, coasters, tote bags, pillows, note cards and delicious sauces and dip mixes all ready for wrapping up. You can sample her culinary dips and receive free recipe cards!

    Karryl - bronze sculptor and conservation artist
    Feature: Clay sculpting demos throughout the day, and will bring in smaller pieces of her beautiful work, in addition to her wild animals and sweet pet sculptures.  Karryl's bronze work has won awards across the country. Special prices today!

    Wednesday, Dec 13th
    Vicki McCargar - watercolor cards, bird collages, note card packages

    Feature: Free "paint your own card" with Vicki!  Christmas cookies, too!  Receive a free fabulous Vicki card with any purchases in Gallery over $50.

    Drop-In Activity: Watercolor Greeting Cards (2-5:30p)

    Ed & Janet Harper - woodworking
    Feature:  Demo (weather permitting) making wooden ornaments, and special orders available in addition to Ed's intricate crosses, animals, beautiful wooden rings and 'perfect for gifts' colorado signs.


    Thursday, Dec 14th
    Susie Morey - pottery, dichroic glass jewelry

    Feature: Specials and more inventory in addition to her egg separators, glass plant sticks, glass birds, jewelry, functional and beautiful pottery.  Sign up for her dichroic jewelry class at 6 pm!

  • DROP-IN CLASSES

    No need to register, just show up and create with our daily featured artists!

    Monday • Dec 4th • 11am-4pm

    Paint a Mini-Watercolor Painting

    Drop-In Class Fee $10

    Instructor: Deb Groesser


    Wednesday • Dec 13th • 2pm-5pm

    Paint a Watercolor Greeting Card

    FREE!

    Instructor: Vicki McCargar


    Tuesday • Dec 5th • 10am-1pm

    Make A Holiday Gift Bag

    Drop-In Class Fee $5

    Instructor: Julie Grillo


    Saturday • Dec 16th • 11am-5pm

    Paper Ornaments - Collage

    Drop-In Class Fee tbd

    Instructor: Carolyn Griebe


    Sunday • Dec 10th • 11am-1pm

    Mini Art Journal

    Drop-In Class Fee $10

    Instructor: Lynda Byrnes-Pelichowski


    Friday • Dec 22nd • 11am-5pm

    Make a Pinch Pot

    Drop-In Class Fee $15

    Instructor: Shanel Cass-Caskey

  • Dichroic Glass Jewelry Class

    Come assemble your own beautiful glass jewelry creations. Make a pendant with earrings, or two pair of earrings. Susie will fire and finish your jewelry in her studio kiln and it will be ready the following week. All supplies are included. $28 class fee.

    Susie Morey, instructor

  • Colorado HOME Sign Class

    Continuing with her feature day, Sarah Parks teaches you to create a perfect Colorado home decoration this month. Choose from this Colorado HOME sign or the classic CO Flag. Both projects' class fee is $35, and all supplies are included. Just come ready to have fun!

    Instructor: Sarah Parks

  • Christmas Tree Sign Class

    Join in as Sarah Parks, teaches two awesome Red Truck projects. The Christmas Trees sign is $45 - large 24"x21". You get to paint the sign, distress and apply individual vinyl stencils which give a crisp, professional look. The truck is 15" itself.

    Option 2: The Christmas Truck (pictured above) is $35 size 8"x11.5". You paint your truck, distress if desired and apply vinyl letters to the bottom block. Paper Modge Podge will be used as well.

    Bring a friend and enjoy a few hours of creating. All supplies included.

    Instructor: Sarah Parks

  • Mini Art Journals & Mixed Media Holiday Gift Tags - Drop-In Classes

    Learn how to make your own personalized mini art journal. It's great fun and easy!  Make it to use yourself or give as a gift. Everything is included….you just show up and have a great time! 


    Drop-In Class Fee $10.


    Also, you can choose to create an original mixed media holiday gift tag with Lynda on this drop-in creation day. Class Fee $7.

    And come enjoy her delicious "fudge crunchies" dessert and nab the recipe card! (free)


    Lynda Byrnes-Pelichowski, instructor

  • "A Scarf to Dye For" Class

    Create your own personalized scarf. You’ll be surprised how much fun this is! Make it match your wardrobe or give it as a gift. Everything is included….you just show up and you will leave with a gorgeous silk scarf. One evening class, one daytime class. Choose which works best for you.

    Class Fee $28. 
    Deb Groesser, instructor

  • Easy! Jelly Roll Strip Quilting Class

    If you've been thinking "I'd like to learn to quilt" then join us for a wonderful evening learning to piece this quilt top using simple strip piecing techniques. Bring your own colorful 2.5" strips (40 total = a jelly roll pack) or choose your jelly roll packs the evening you come. Experience, quilting tools, and encouragement will be provided. All you need is your sewing machine, thread and a 1/4" seam. Wa-lah!

    Class fee $24, fabric extra if supplied.

    Instructor: Julie Grillo

  • Learn How to Hand Quilt Class

    New Teacher, New Class! Join Margie Michaels as she shares her love of hand quilting. In a small class setting, you will learn to hand quilt and will get to take home a finished ornament quilted in class.

    Class fee $35, register today! All supplies are included.

    Instructor: Margie Michaels

  • Fabric Bags Class - Seen 3 Ways!

    Fabric Bags are so simple to make and will enhance a special gift you've chosen to put inside! Join the class and you'll learn to make three different styles of gift bags - the patterns can become any size you desire. All fabric and tools will be provided, you simply need to bring your sewing machine and thread! This is a great way to turn fabric scraps into beautiful gifts. $24 class fee, all fabric and tools included.


    Julie Grillo, instructor

  • Watercolor Techniques - Skies, Trees & Snow Class

    Watercolor Artist/Owner Deb Groesser will share the magic of watercolor with you, as you create a painting or two. This class is basically for beginners, but those with experience are welcome, too. You will learn some useful and amazing watercolor techniques as you jump into this fun world of art. Relax and play as you discover your artistic side. Supplies will be provided. Class Fee $38.


    Deb Groesser, instructor.

  • Pen & Ink with Watercolor Class

    Designed for beginners, but all levels are welcome. Artist Deb will share techniques for using the combination of ink and watercolor for some great results. Good for traveling and journaling, too. All supplies will be provided. Just bring your smile! Class Fee $38.

    Deb Groesser, instructor.

  • More Kid’s Summer Camps

    with artist, Midge Toomey, coming in July and August:

    July 17-20 - Chagall Camp

    August 7-10 - Picasso Camp

    Call to sign up now for these camps, too.


    Additional Classes

    coming in July and August….. more info later!

    Acrylic painting ….with Patti Stickler

    Lightroom for your photographs …...with Stephanie Cox

    Pen & ink with watercolor …..with Deb Groesser

    Plein air oil painting …..with DeWain Stoll

    Creating a watercolor journal …..with Lynda Pelichowski

    and more!

  • Sign up now for one or all of these fun classes!

     

    Also, coming to the Blue Moose Gallery after the Holidays ….. 

    classes in photography, mosaic, pottery, jewelry, sculpture, drawing, acrylic, portrait painting, watercolor and more! 

  • Potter Susie Morey will be teaching a pottery class and you will create one of these beautiful serving dishes...

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