- Friday, February 1, 2013, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
- Downtown Steamboat Springs, Steamboat Springs
Steamboat Springs ■ Artists' Gallery of Steamboat, 1009 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-4744
Susan Gill Jackson's oil paintings of winter scenes focusing on the colors reflected in the snow. Lance Whitner's acrylic paintings expressing the emotional relationships between landscape elements, color, shape and texture.
■ Colorado Group Realty, 509 Lincoln Ave., 970-875-2917
Carole McDermott's "Landscapes and Landscapes of the Mind," plein air Colorado scenes and contemporary abstract oil paintings. Learn more at www.carolemcdermott.com.
■ Creekside Cafe & Grill, 131 11th St., 970-879-4925
Ruth Dombrowski's "Simply the Color." Inspired by nature, these 3-D oil paintings preserve small buds from a tree, tiny pine cones, colorful fall leaves, tree bark and other natural surroundings.
■ Harwigs/L'Apogee, 911 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-1919
Sonja Hinrichsen's "Snow Drawings," an environmental project and photographs. Last winter, Hinrichsen and community volunteers created snow drawings on Rabbit Ears Pass. Aerial photographs were taken of the project, which is organized by the Steamboat Springs Arts Council and Bud Werner Memorial Library with help from RED Contemporary. www.steamboatspringsarts.com.
■ Mangelsen-Images of Nature, 730 Lincoln Ave., 970-871-1822
Legendary nature photographer Thomas D. Mangelsen has traveled throughout the natural world for nearly 40 years observing and photographing the Earth's last great wild places. www.mangelsen.com.
■ Off the Beaten Path Bookstore, 68 Ninth St., 970-879-6830
Meghan Hine's painting technique that resembles traditional stained glass. Hand-painted windows and repurposed items serve as a base to create stunning displays of color.
■ Sleeping Giant Gallery, 601 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-7143
Local art by nature photographer Don Tudor and weathered frames and tables by Peruvian saddlemakers.
■ Steamboat Art Museum, 807 Lincoln Ave., 970-870-1755
A retrospective of the artwork of two distinguished local artists, painter Jean Perry and sculptor Curtis Zabel. The artist’s works will be on display at the Helen Rehder Gallery in the museum. The exhibit will be open through April 13. www.steamboatartmuseum.org.
■ Steamboat Springs Center for Visual Arts, 837 Lincoln Ave., 970-846-5970
Representing 35 artists from representational landscapes to contemporary images in all mediums: paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry and more. Paintings by Michelle Ideus and George Fargo's illustrative photos of skiing in Steamboat. www.steamboatartcenter.com.
■ Steaming Bean Coffee Co., 635 S. Lincoln Ave., 970-879-3393
Featuring new work by local artist KAITO.
■ Urbane, 703 Lincoln Ave., Suite B101, 970-879-9169
Works of Milo Alfring, Jonathan McHugh and friends. View a collection of works ranging from pen and ink to oils, acrylics, wood and watercolor. 5 to 9 p.m.
■ Wild Horse Gallery, 802 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-5515
New oil paintings by Chula Beauregard with a 100th anniversary Winter Carnival theme. www.wildhorsegallery.com.
■ White Pepper, 601 Lincoln Ave., 970-871-7799
Tori Thompson's intrinsic delight of bringing new life to something discarded led to a newly discovered knack for repurposing. She usually can be found on her porch in Denver refinishing and building furniture. Paintings often include some element of reuse: old windows, cardboard, fabric scraps and acrylic paints.