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Artist Reception for Vanessa Schultz
March 24 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm MDT
Join the Castle Rock Artist Cooperative from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 24, for an artist reception for Vanessa Schultz at the new COFF33 coffee shop. There will be complimentary beer, wine, and charcuterie for attendees, and admission is free of charge. Come on down, meet Vanessa and see her artwork, and enjoy the ambiance of the new coffee shop, located on the north side of the new Encore building in downtown Castle Rock. If you’re unable to make the reception, Vanessa‘s work will be on display in COFF33 through May 7.
Artist statement: “Art has been one of my passions since I was very young. In high school, my focus was on ceramics, mostly pottery, and photography. Since high school, I did some traveling around Colorado and went to New Zealand for two months, so I took a lot of photos and worked on landscape photography. Since I got back, I had some issues and injuries to my hips. I had surgery on both. Spent three out of six months using crutches, a month in braces, and did countless hours of physical therapy. Because I could not go outside and do the things I love, I spent a lot of time painting to express my love for the outdoors. Now that I am back outside hiking, biking, snowboarding, and skiing, I have continued to paint. Whenever I am outdoors, I think of how I would paint what is surrounding me. I feel even more inspired and I hope to inspire those around me to appreciate the outdoors.”