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Want one of the creations for yourself?

Want one of the creations for yourself?

Check out these pieces that were donated. One of them could be yours! https://www.facebook.com/103629884309/posts/10159930038494310/?d=n

BenchART Spotlight: Hull Maynard Hersey Insurance

BenchART Spotlight: Hull Maynard Hersey Insurance

Check out this recently installed work of art! Titled, “Going to Rutland,” this bench by local artist, Ann McFarren was sponsored by Hull Maynard Hersey Insurance and is permanently placed in the Castleton Bank Gallery.

Annual Member Exhibit & Holiday Shoppe

Annual Member Exhibit & Holiday Shoppe

The Chaffee Art Center is THE place for your Holiday shopping.The mansion is filled with gift ideas for the holidays, as well as pieces for your home. Gift Certificates make the perfect gift! Looking forward to seeing all of you soon… This is an all member show 

New Holiday Workshops Added!

The Art of Bow Making Wednesday, Dec. 1, 5:30-7pmLearn how to make beautiful bows for your holiday decorating, gifts and more.The first bow ribbon has been donated by Mr. Twitters Garden & Gifts. If you would like to purchase additional ribbon, it will be available 

Artist of the Month, Sal Vitagliano

Artist of the Month, Sal Vitagliano

When the community around you is your source of inspiration, your work becomes a product of it.  Artist Sal Vitagliano spends a lot of time in his community and and the New England community at large. He paints what he sees, taking photographs on nature 

BenchART! It’s happening … check out the benches recently installed!

BenchART! It’s happening … check out the benches recently installed!

Thank you to the Rutland City Department of Public Works for installing benches around the city! Follow us on Facebook and Instagram for up-to-date NEW locations for Rutland BenchART, A Community Street Art Project! Check out these recent Facebook posts: Nov. 4, The installations continue 

Call for Applications — Artist Development Grants

Call for Applications — Artist Development Grants

The Vermont Arts Council is now accepting applications for its next round of Artist Development Grants. Artist Development Grants support artists at all stages of their careers. Grants can fund activities that enhance mastery of an artist’s craft or skills or that increase the viability of 

BenchART Spotlight: Diamonds and More

BenchART Spotlight: Diamonds and More

Check out this recently installed work of art! Titled, “We All Scream for Ice Cream,” this bench by local artist, Karen Seward, was sponsored by Diamonds and More and is permanently placed on Center Street.