The Chaffee Art Center invites the community to our Exhibit Opening Reception on January 25th from 5pm to 8pm.  The Exhibit entitled “Winter Wonderland” will feature members of the East Mountain Mentor Artists (EMMA) in the first floor galleries where the creative work of these talented artists will be hung. Exhibiting EMMA members include:  Mary Crowley, Christine Holzschuh, Ann McFarren, Betsy Moakley, Rae Newell, Alice Sciore, Karen Seward, and Christine Townsend. Additionally, the second floor galleries will showcase the inspiring works of our Juried Chaffee Member Artists.

This event is free for all to attend.  Come experience the beauty of the arts showcased in our 1890’s historic mansion.  Mingle with artists and community members while enjoying food tastings, beverages, music, and art. There will be a variety of media represented in both two and three dimensional work. Some of the beautiful art on display will be oils, watercolor, ceramics, photography, mixed media, stained glass, sculpture and more.

Please plan on joining us in celebrating the talented artists in our community at the January 25th Opening Reception.  The Exhibit will be on display until March 1st.

Visit and the Chaffee Art Center Facebook page for details, as well as our class offerings and special events.  For information, call 802.775.0356, or stop in to the Chaffee Art Center at 16 South Main Street in Rutland, VT.  Winter Hours:  Thursday and Friday Noon to 5pm; Saturday 11am to 3pm; Extended hours for classes and events.