Recent Posts

4Strong Women enter the Chaffee

4Strong Women enter the Chaffee

By: Jana DeCamilla “I hope I played a role in helping my daughter become an artist. When she was six years old, she had a space in my studio and I hung her work. Her interest in making art was always validated,” Carolyn Shattuck recalls. 

Sip n Dip June 29

Sip n Dip June 29

SIGN UP! Sip n Dip at Cluckin Cafe on June 29th from 6pm to 8pm. $35 per person. Artist Instructor, Dale Bills will take you through the steps to create this beautiful scene. Cluckin Cafe will have appetizers, desserts and drinks to choose from for 

Chaffee Art Center Selected to Receive a 2021 Summer Matters for All Grant

Chaffee Art Center Selected to Receive a 2021 Summer Matters for All Grant

The Chaffee Art Center was recently selected to receive $38,675 in funding from the Summer Matters for All Grant program. According to Governor Phil Scott, the Summer Matters for All Grant Program will award up to $3.85 million to programs in 13 counties with the 

Be a Part of This Exciting New Community Art Project, Coming Summer 2021

Be a Part of This Exciting New Community Art Project, Coming Summer 2021

We are excited to announce that plans are underway for a 2021 Community Street Art Project! It will be a fundraiser for the Chaffee Art Center, and a fantastic project for Downtown Rutland and the region to showcase local creative talent while fostering the economic vitality 

Pop Up Gallery Opening this Friday, June 4th from 5pm to 7pm featuring art by Kelly Gearwar!

Pop Up Gallery Opening this Friday, June 4th from 5pm to 7pm featuring art by Kelly Gearwar!

Vibrant Energy: An expression of self The Pop Up gallery will be filled with nature inspired artwork full of bright and funky colors that Kelly is known for. Reserve your half hour time slot:  5pm; 5:30pm; 6pm; 6:30pm. Masks required. Attendees enter through the front door 

4Strong Women

4Strong Women

See also: 4Strong Women Enter the Chaffee The Chaffee Art Center, Your Center for Creativity, invites the community to view our current exhibit, 4Strong Women.   The exhibit features solo galleries by the following artists: Impermanence by Carolyn ShattuckBack to the Garden by Sandy MayoRespite by Christine HolzschuhUnfolding Thoughts (The