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February Art Class Fun!

January 25th, 2024|

Enjoy creating this February at Pikes Peak Artist Collective! February is the month of Valentines pottery date nights! Enjoy creating pottery with your loved one, plus extra treats to make it all the more special. Enjoy celebrating valentines week with a pottery workshop! Check out our NEW drawing classes for adults and teens! Taught by Kate a highly skilled illustrator and multimedia artist. Enjoy learning all the dynamics of drawing from various drawing mediums and uses to how to put that in action and draw from what you see! Interested in learning to draw? Lets begin with the basics! Only a small amount of time left to register for the Teen 5 Week Sewing Workshop!  Students get to work on a wide variety of projects that they can then use! Join us for a fun and creative 5 week sewing class on Saturdays this winter! More creative fun is just around the corner! Check out March offerings as well!  Coming Soon.... Erin Gillespie's Spring Adult Painting Classes, Amanda's Youth After School Membership Spring Season and Youth Summer Camps!

Give the Gift of Creating this Holiday!

December 19th, 2023|

Looking for a last minute meaningful gift? What is better than gifting someone an experience! From painting workshops to pottery view our workshop offerings. If you see something that is a sure fit purchase a workshop. If your unsure of what someone might want or unsure of their schedule contact us to create a personalized gift certificate in the amount of your choosing. Contact us to create a custom gift certificate for you! Contact us today! rebecca@pikespeakartist.com or call 717.875.5200

First Fridays Art Walk In OCC -December 1st 5-7pm

November 27th, 2023|

You are invited to join us for the first Friday art walks in OCC. Pikes Peak Artist Collective an art school located on 27th and Colorado Ave is now participating in the art walk. The event includes vendors in downtown Colorado Springs, Old Colorado City and Manitou Springs. Make PPAC a stop! We will be providing live music, refreshments, snacks and art work for sale from 5:00pm - 7:00pm Enjoy viewing artwork by instructors of the art school as well as students. Get creative with one of the interactive art activities, like wheel throwing with clay! Newsletter Sign Up We are always doing new things and thinking of ways to engage with the community to create a positive impact through art. We'd love to stay in touch with you. Please join our monthly newsletter below if you'd like to be in the loop!

NYC Times Article “Get Lost in Clay Even if its Just for a Weekend”

June 12th, 2023|

This post is from a NYC times article discussing the uptick in clay interests, sales, artisans and experiences. Sharing one studios evolution and enjoyment of the medium.

Annual Spring Youth Art Show! May 20th

May 15th, 2023|

Your invited to join us in celebrating young artists at PPAC on Saturday May 20th from 4-5:30pm! Brought to you by Instructors Amanda, of the youth afterschool Monday and Tuesday membership classes and Rhonda, teacher of the teen school year "Grad Class". Enjoy lite refreshments and interactive activities while checking out art by kids ages 5-17! We are located at: 2708 West Colorado Ave. Suite C * Parking is free on the street in front of the building and behind the building in the private parking lot.

Give the Gift of an ART Experience this Holiday!

December 16th, 2022|

Enjoy Creating w/ Your Family, Friends, Partner or Solo! Adult workshops in painting and pottery. Youth workshops in pottery, drawing, painting and seasonally themed.  Also now available; Winter Youth Art Membership for weekly classes. Enjoy the warm, comfortable and supportive environment at Pike Peak Artist Collective. Instructors have a wealth of knowledge in both art and working with people. They work hard to ensure the best experience possible.

Summer Camp Offerings Now Available!

April 11th, 2022|

YOUTH SUMMER CAMPS Sign your child up for a summer full of art! Camps are held on select Mondays from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 – 3:00 pm, Fridays 1:00 – 3:00 pm, Sundays 1:00 – 3:00 pm OR unless otherwise noted in the camp description. With our dynamic offerings there is sure to be a fit for your young artist.   View Summer Camps Newsletter Sign Up We are always doing new things and thinking of ways to engage with the community to create a positive impact through art. We'd love to stay in touch with you. Please join our monthly newsletter below if you'd like to be in the loop!

The Art of Selecting Art: by Redfin

February 16th, 2022|

The Art of Selecting Art: Experts Share Unique Art Pieces for Every Room of the House Art can make any house feel like a home, but sometimes it can be a challenge to find art pieces that speak to you and reflect your design style. With many different art forms, there are some pieces that could fit well with your existing decor and others that may not. If this sounds like a problem you are facing, you’re in luck. We reached out to art experts from Encinitas, CA to Windsor, ON for their best suggestions on unique art pieces to consider for every room in your home. From metal sculptures to metal prints, keep reading to see what they had to say. 1) Show off your style with an oversized piece of art A great way to make your home feel elevated is with an oversized piece of art. A large piece allows you to make a statement, especially if you place it in an area that’s highly trafficked or a meeting point. Keep the middle of the piece at least at eye level so your guests can get a really good look at the detail of your piece. [...]

Introducing Workshop Teacher Jasmine!

September 26th, 2019|

Jasmine Dillavou is an eco-conscious, Boricua mixed media artist. Dillavou investigates identity through the lens of complex cultural visibility and heavy political topics. For her first workshop with PPAC she will be running "Layers; Collage and Assemblage" view our calendar for more information.

Introducing Lisa: Tuesday Home School and Friday Adult Painting

September 19th, 2019|

I am so happy to teach classes at Pikes Peak Artists Collective. The historic art district and along with the welcoming, lovely studio combine to provide a wonderful environment for learning and creating.

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