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Chaffee Re-opening

Chaffee Re-opening

As I was typing this, I was sitting on the Chaffee mansion porch, waiting for the next scheduled artist drop off of art work for the Exhibit opening on June 19th. Such a different time…me with my mask greeting each artist in their mask keeping…

Reopening Soon

Reopening Soon

At the Chaffee Art Center, we are preparing to reopen in a few weeks. It will be a phased process as we navigate the restrictions and recommendations when dealing with the corona virus with a focus on keeping everyone safe. This period of closure has…

Father’s Day Kits

Father’s Day Kits

To celebrate family and greatest-of-all-time Dads! The Chaffee is offering two options to purchase a creative and fun DIY gift for all those great Dad’s and Grandads out there! Choose from Daddy and Kiddo decorate-your-own trucker hat kit or Smash Kit to make the smashable…

Chaffee’s May Artist of the Month

Chaffee’s May Artist of the Month

There’s an old quote that the function of art (is) to renew our perception, and Chaffee artist of the month Colleen Wilcox has a body of work that epitomizes that idea, with a unique spin on quotes themselves. It might be the fun shapes that…