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Mentoring program fosters young Steamboat artists

High school, gallery team up to introduce students to artists

A new art program at Steam­boat Springs High School works on the “understanding that we learn from others.” That’s the goal of bringing professional local artists into Lisa Derning’s Advanced Placement studio art class through the end of the year, Derning said. Through a partnership with Center for Visual Arts, a downtown gallery, Dern­ing’s students will work with six artist mentors during studio time and critiques.


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