Create ‘Disasterpieces’ During Bad Art For Adults At The Douglas County Public Library

by Heather Frueh, Douglas County Public Library · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Don’t create a masterpiece. Make a disasterpiece! The Douglas County Public Library is hosting two Bad Art events for adults only...

Main Street Gardnerville ‘Sidewalk Gallery’ Features Douglas High School Student Photos

Courtesy of Main Street Gardnerville · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Main Street Gardnerville (MSG) invites you to come see their latest “Sidewalk Gallery” exhibit featuring Douglas High School photography students in its 5th...

Carson Valley Days Art Show June 9-10

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Art Association · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Carson Valley Art Association show, at the CVIC Hall, 1604 Esmeralda Ave., Minden, opens 9:00 AM – 8 PM, Friday,...

Artist Reception June 23 At GadZooks!

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — GadZooks! in Gardnerville will host an artist’s reception June 23, featuring paintings by Teri Sweeney from 4 to 7 p.m. Admission is free and refreshments will...

GadZooks! Art Reception May 6

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — GadZooks! in Gardnerville is hosting a reception May 6 from 4 to 7 p.m. for Nancy Raven and Laurie Larson to kick off a special exhibit...

Artists’ Reception April 7 At GadZooks

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — GadZooks! in Gardnerville will host an artists’ reception April 7 from 4 to 7 p.m. at 1411 Highway 395 in Gardnerville. A special exhibit is on...

Douglas County Public Library To Host Poetry Contest In April

by Heather Frueh, Douglas County Public Library · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — In honor of National Poetry Month and National Library Week, the Douglas County Public Library will be hosting a poetry contest for...

GadZooks! Cowboy Poetry, Art & Music Evening March 23

Courtesy of gadZooks! · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — GadZooks!, 1411 Highway 395 in Gardnerville, will host an evening of cowboy art, poetry and music March 23 from 4 to 7 p.m. Admission is...

Carson Valley Art Association Scholarship Benefit Art Show Nov. 4-6

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Art Association · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Carson Valley Art Association announces their Scholarship Benefit Art Show Nov. 4-6 at the CVIC Hall, Esmeralda Ave., Minden.  The Art...

Main Street Gardnerville Sidewalk Gallery Features Scenes From ‘The Great Race’

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The latest edition of the Main Street Gardnerville Sidewalk Gallery, located along Highway 395 at Eddy Street in Gardnerville, features work from local photographers done during...

Nevada Students Can Enter “Love NV Waters” Drawing Contest Through Nov. 7

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Transportation · 1 min read   CARSON CITY, Nev. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) Stormwater Program is reminding all Nevada students grades K-5 of their chance to...

Statewide Poetry Out Loud Registration Begins

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Tourism & Cultural Affairs CARSON CITY, Nev. — Nevada’s premier poetry program and competition kicks off the 2017 season with registration open for the dynamic initiative that is structured...

Carson Valley Art Association Show At 88 Cups Through Sept. 29

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Art Association • 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Carson Valley Art Association presents an art show at 88 Cups and More in Minden Village through September 29. Hours at 88...

Irene Taylor Art Exhibit Coming To Copeland Gallery Sept. 7-Nov. 4

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Arts Council • 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Carson Valley Arts Council (CVAC) proudly presents local artist Irene Taylor who will be displaying her oil and ink paintings at the...

Douglas County Public Library Offers Coloring For Adults Sept. 21

by Maggie Rusmisel, Douglas County Public Library • 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Looking for a fun way to unplug, unwind, and connect with others? Come to the Douglas County Public Library on Wednesday,...

2016 Nevada Radon Poster Contest Open To Students

by Claudia Wharton, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension • 2 min read RENO, Nev. — Nevada students are invited to showcase their artistic talents and promote radon awareness by entering the 2017 Nevada Radon Poster Contest,...

Art For Life: An Unexpected Venture Brings Artistic Lessons To Main Street

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com • 5 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — “What makes a great painting? That is the age old question …” Alanna McDaniel glances around her studio – Art For Life – on...

Minden Musician Todd Green Among 2017 Nevada Arts Council Fellows

By Felicia Archer, Nevada Department of Tourism & Cultural Affairs • 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — The Nevada Arts Council has awarded nearly $50,000 in grants to 14 Nevada artists selected to receive...

Joyce Pike Art Exhibit At Copeland Gallery Through Sept. 2

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Arts Council • 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Carson Valley Arts Council (CVAC) proudly presents Master OPAM artist Joyce Pike, who will be displaying her oil paintings at the Copeland Gallery...

Special GadZooks! Exhibit Opens June 29

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — GadZooks! in Gardnerville will run a special exhibit from June 29-Aug. 8 featuring paintings by Cheyenne McAfee, paintings & “stuff” by Tamia deLuna, and Quilting by Carolyn Miller. An...