Help Support Art in the Valley….. Volunteer!

Join in the fun and serve as a volunteer at The Art Center! There are a variety of activities and programs, hours of service and days of the week that are the perfect combination for you and The Art Center. Help out at one of our fundraising events; assist with a class; help in the office, or help out at the Music in the Grapevines concerts.

Take a moment to check the list that outlines some volunteer opportunities or you may have an idea of your own. It’s simple. Just call 243-7337, ext. 2, and we’ll get you going. Thank you for your spirit of volunteerism!

Art Center Guild

The Art Center Guild raises funds for The Art Center. Guild members have a number of fundraising and social activities throughout the year, including the annual Arts and Craft Fair, Music in the Grapevines, catering special events, volunteering at The Art Center sponsored events, and more.

Fall Figure Drawing/Open Studio Facilitator

The Art Center is looking for an artist to facilitate our figure drawing program. This is not a paid position. The facilitator would enjoy free open studio opportunities for 3 to 6 hours a week with a model and organizing a community of drawers and painters. This person would not be an instructor. Following criteria would apply:

  • Enjoy greeting people and making artists of all levels feel welcome.
  • Able to focus on timing, lighting, and poses with a model and group of artists involved.
  • Able to work well with other artists, and maintain a professional relationship with models involved.
  • Enjoy and wants the opportunity to draw the figure regularly on a weekly basis.

For more information & interview, call Matt Jones at 970-243-7337 x 6

Art Center Special Events

Volunteers are a vital support of the fundraising events at The Art Center. Whether you are an art runner for the Fine Art Auction or help set up booths at the annual Arts and Craft Fair, you can contribute to their success.

Working at The Art Center

Throughout the year, your volunteer enthusiasm can be rewarded with a variety of tasks at The Art Center. Volunteers can help staff hang art work, care for garden spaces and more..

Children’s programs

Providing art opportunities for our local children is an important service of The Art Center. Volunteers are needed to guide over 3,500 children during Spring Art Week or to assist art instructors during Summer Art Camp.

Create your own opportunity!

Be creative and share your own ideas about how you would like to volunteer at The Art Center. Call today (970)243-7337 Ext. 2!

The Western Colorado Center for the Arts is a nonprofit corporation organized to promote the enjoyment and understanding of the arts through educational programs, exhibits, and the acquisition and display of a permanent collection.