Arts & Fashion
Pg 6 - The Sunshine Express
2012 February
Saturday 2/11 - 10a-
7p Show open to
Sunday 2/12 - 10a-3p
Show open to public
Sunday 2/12 - 3-5p
Exhibitors pick up
Entry Fee: Free for
members of OCAA
and students, 18 and
younger; $15 fee for
non-members of
OCAA. There is no
limit on the number of
entries allowed. Sales:
All pieces must be for
sale. OCAA retains
30% of sale price.
Awards: This is a non-
A Time To Laugh
juried show. There
will be one award
Telluride Comedy Festival 2012, Feb 16, - 8p - Sun-
of $50 for People's
day, Feb 19, - 8p, Jeb Berrier and the Sheridan Arts
Foundation are proud to announce the 13th Annual
Entries: Includes
Telluride Comedy Festival at the historic Sheridan
any art or craft, such
Opera House. This annual President's Weekend
as fine art, jewelry,
event is gearing up for another series of fun, laugh-
needlework, and any
ter and awe as comedians from near and far travel
other art form. Must
to Telluride to once again hit the stage together.
be ready to hang/
Check out the tentative schedule below. Please
note the JUST ANNOUNCED comedians for the
display. Bin work is
2012 event: Rob Corddry, Seth Morris, Jason Mant-
zoukas, Jon Daly, Bob Dassie, Craig Cackowski and
Pick-up: It is the sole
a few to be determined. Get pumped!
responsibility of the
Thursday: Variety Night ($25 GA) Jokes pertain-
artist to pick up en-
ing to Telluride, some improv, some stand up and
tries not sold. Pick-up
some sketch. Comedians get into town on Thurs-
is from 3-5p, Sunday,
day so they throw together whatever they want!
Feb 12. There will be
Friday: Sketch Comedy and Improv Night
($30/$35 Reserved) This consists of a few pre-
with items donated by
planned skits followed by `Pass the Mic' where co-
medians tell funny stories, building on one another
local artists, artisans, and businesses! Bid-
Ouray Winter Arts Fest
and creating a hysterical story right on the spot.
ding opens at 1p Friday, Feb 10 and closes
The night ends with a full-cast improv session.
The Winter Arts and Crafts Festival features
at 2p Sunday, Feb 12.Come bid on unique
Saturday: Stand Up Comedy ($30/$35 Reserved)
mainly local artists and craftsmen, and it is
items and support OCAA!
This usually features two or three comedians,
always held over Valentine's weekend to help
hosted by another comedian. I personally consider
promote our tourist industry. In conjunction
Blue Pig Cold Wax
this one of the funniest sessions since all stand-up
with this show, OCAA is sponsoring a Silent
performers have lots of experience. The second
Auction which will feature many local artists,
Cold Wax Creations, Feb 13, - Feb 17, 6 - 9 p.m.
half of the night, all performers will jump on stage
craftsmen, and businesses who have donated
each evening, $99 plus $40 materials fee. Come
for an exhilarating set of improve. It is truly amaz-
unique, original pieces for the auction. Also,
learn to create with one of the funnest medium
ing what they can create with one tiny suggestion
there will be several artistic demonstrations
and lots of imagination.
ever! Absolutely NO experience in ANY kind
during the show each day. We invite you to
Sunday: Sketch Comedy TBD ($30/$35 Reserved)
of art needed. You don't even need to know
Sunday Night is the finale and usually features one
attend this wonderful event and to support
how to draw a line! This workshop - divided
or two sketch performances. In the past we have
our local artisans.
into three, three hour sessions - will teach you
had performances with Beverly and Ronna (two
Ouray Community Center, Feb 10 to 12,
how to explore and create with cold wax and
hysterical older women friends doing a presenta-
oil paint. You'll walk away with AT LEAST two
tion on sustaining relationships), as well as Ed
Friday 2/10 - 9a-12p Artists/artisans register
finished paintings! The Blue Pig Gallery Up-
Helms' "Whiskey Sour Radio Hour", featuring a
stairs, 101 W. 3rd Street, Palisade, 970.260.7982
discussion of current world issues on a talk-radio
Friday 2/10 - 1p-7p Show open to public