Tag: Rutland Vermont

GINGERBREAD CONTEST – SHOWCASE RECEPTION & TREE LIGHTING

GINGERBREAD CONTEST – SHOWCASE RECEPTION & TREE LIGHTING

The Chaffee Art Center, your center for creativity, is excited to announce the return of the Gingerbread Contest.  This year’s theme is “Season of Giving.”  Interested bakers, schools, organizations, businesses, families, individuals and young people are invited to submit their imaginative gingerbread creations. Entries do…

Chaffee’s Artist of the Month

Chaffee’s Artist of the Month

“Sometimes ideas pop into my head fully formed,” Jen Rondinone says. “That image will be there and I just have to bring it to life. The creation of it can be a very long process but the actual concept is very quick.” Her work is…

Chaffee’s Artist of the Month

Chaffee’s Artist of the Month

Artist Ann McFarren The first thing you see when you walk in Ann McFarren’s living room is a giant, stunning painting of an idyllic Vermont winter scene. Every inch is covered in snow, but it radiates warmth. “I’m an oil painter first and foremost,” she…

Chaffee’s Artist of the Month

Chaffee’s Artist of the Month

It’s not unusual to find Jack Metzger in unusual places. Warehouses and jam-packed barns; attics, cellars, and salvage yards – like the old saying one man’s trash is another man’s treasure, Jack’s unique artwork embraces the discarded, the uncommon, the random. “Items, broken, lost and…