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Address: Snowmass Village, CO
09:00 - 17:00
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Best Fine Art Workshops Available

My wife has attended two week long workshops offered here for years, making it an easy choice for family vacations. Expert, well known, creative and talented staff and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 August 2016
Steve B
Coppell, Texas
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Coppell, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

My wife has attended two week long workshops offered here for years, making it an easy choice for family vacations. Expert, well known, creative and talented staff and instructors. Professional, well maintained facilities. Awesome reputation! Don't hesitate or think twice about the opportunity. Well worth the tuition.

Thank Steve B
Crestone, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

I took a one week art workshop, on abstract painting. It was very hands on with great technical instruction. The instructors, assistants and staff were knowledgable, helpful and interesting. This is a working artist retreat and designed for people with a real interest in art. The campus is very conducive to artistic discovery. The cafe provides three meals with varying... More 

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Fort Collins, CO
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015

We only had enough time to stop into the gift shop, which offers some very unique and creative items. The whole campus is very appealing and invites you to walk through. It would have been nice to see the various workshops and talk with some of the artists. If you follow the road that this is located off of, it's... More 

Thank laneybelle
sarasota, florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015

Everyone should stop and witness the creativity here. Huge variety of workshops offered in magnificent surrroundings.

Thank palmetto36
sonoma county, ca
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

We waited until a Sunday and missed seeing oh so many parts of their program. The wood sculpture and clay sculpture which were in session were inspiring.

Thank pinkpeacemaker
Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

We happened upon Anderson Ranch after friends recommended it. We were blown away by the natural beauty of the setting, but we were really taken by the intimate place that it is. We were welcomed to walk into every studio to see and talk with the artists who were working in sculpture, clay, wood, paint, photography, and more. We bought... More 

Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

I was fortunate to experience a one week painting workshop with the fantastic Kimberly Brooks. The Ranch is a well run, friendly, beautiful environment to find your creative self. The staff is warm and helpful and the cafe serves up breakfast lunch and dinner that can't be beat!

Thank Vicki K
Blue Island, Illinois
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2015

The artist in residence program looks intriguing. The gallery is small, or at least only a small part was open when we visited. We saw no artist statement or explanation of the interesting works. The shop did not appear to be open. I suspect there is more going on in the summer.

Thank AnnaStange
Makati, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

We were there for a brief visit and were charmed by the place. Beautiful, inspiring and serene. In the age of iPads and video, this is a welcome respite. I want to come back and sign up! Money and time well spent.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

This place was well worth the stop. It happened to be an open studio day when we stopped by. The place has a great vibe and if you're at all interested in any kind of art (photography, sculpture, pottery, wood turning, textiles, etc) it's well worth visiting. The artists and students were all super friendly and eager to talk about... More 


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