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    September 30, 2014

    Another 100 Colorado Creatives: Amy Yetman

    #54: Amy Yetman Amy Yetman knows outdoor markets. Wandering through the big-city craft and flea markets of Boston and Chicago gave her a good idea of the kind of fair she'd like to see in Denver -- and she finally realized it was up to her to bring the concept here. "It was a little dream of mine," ... More >>

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    September 23, 2014

    Another 100 Colorado Creatives: Sandra Fettingis

    #55: Sandra Fettingis Sandra Fettingis, one of RedLine's newest artist/residents, works in geometric patterns that powerfully repeat in sculptural installations, murals and even jewelry, with a result that's both decorative and smartly modern. Chicago-born, but now a Denverite whose latest forays i ... More >>

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    June 26, 2014

    Another 100 Colorado Creatives: Andy Lynes

    #71: Andy LynesAndy Lynes toiled behind the scenes at MCA Denver for seven years, eventually overseeing the art museum's visitor services and managing its super-cool shop. And for the last few years, he also presided at Black Sheep Fridays, MCA's silly Friday-night series of adult activities, rangin ... More >>

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    May 22, 2014

    Another 100 Colorado Creatives: Katie Kruger

    #80: Katie Kruger When we think of "creatives," we often think of "creators" -- artists, authors, musicians and actors. But Katie Kruger breaks out of that box. From her vantage point as board co-chair for the Denver Art Museum's CultureHaus young professionals group, which works to encourage cultu ... More >>

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    February 28, 2014

    10 things to do for $10 in Denver this weekend (4 free!), February 28-March 2

    The first of the month usually means empty bank accounts. Take this as a gentle reminder to pay your rent, but also that there's plenty to do in Denver this weekend that won't cost you an arm and a leg. From a zombie march to a free Oscar Party hosted by comedians, we've got ten events to ease your ... More >>

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    March 29, 2013

    Designer toy-shop Plastic Chapel closes its doors, but not its spirit

    When Dea Webb and Dave Wendt opened Plastic Chapel eight years ago in a literal hole in the wall in Baker, the designer toy emporium was not only a pioneer business in the neighborhood, but it also owned a retail niche that hadn't been explored much in Denver. They opened the chapel doors to make pu ... More >>

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    December 7, 2012

    Sixteen holiday markets to shop and celebrate in Denver

    A crush of holiday markets will divide and multiply over the next two weeks, giving proof to the notion that Colorado is a hotbed of talented crafters, artists and creatives. Only a bona fide Scrooge couldn't find a place to shop on the list below. And you're likely to want to hit them all over the ... More >>

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    August 9, 2012

    Design Within Denver trunk show kicks off with Vital Industries at MCA Friday

    When Sandra Fettingis looked at the shop housed within MCA Denver, she saw potential beyond the traditional confines of a retail space. The buyer for Shop MCA, Fettingis was interested in bringing "secondary programming" to the museum -- an event beyond staple art openings and the consistently chall ... More >>

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    March 13, 2012

    Sandra Fettingis' Tell Me When You Hear Me Falling opens tonight

    Sandra Fettingis has been creating art for over a decade. In her new series of sketches and 3-D wall sculptures, which debuts tonight at City, O' City, she "explores confusion in conversation and in life's agendas, specifically through the patterning and layering of the art," Fettingis explains. Th ... More >>

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    December 16, 2011

    Not done shopping? Black Book and KAZE galleries still have art for giving

    Jeremy Burns, "Little Friends," Black Book Gallery.​You know you're in trouble when you're still shopping and Christmas is just a little more than a week away. Though the most organized folks have finished their gift-buying and are now focusing on tree-trimming, wrapping and baking, procrastin ... More >>

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    April 22, 2011

    10 things to do for $10 this weekend, April 22-24, 2011

    ​We've finally started getting some of those April showers the old tales speak of, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't be venturing out in to the great big world this weekend. While the ground might be a little damp, you'll still have plenty of indoor and outdoor activities to choose from, inc ... More >>

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    February 18, 2011

    Maison de Rose brings fashion, music and art together with its first film, Wreck Less Abandon

    ​Local couture house Maison de Rose released Wreck Less Abandon today, a gorgeous sneak peak into an in-the-works full-length fashion movie featuring local artists as models. Maison de Rose's Baily Rose says the short piece came to life after she and Luke Bender (of multimedia collective Brass ... More >>

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    February 11, 2011

    10 things to do for $10 this weekend, February 11-13, 2011

    Avoid awkward moments this weekend.​We're coming up on the weekend before Valentine's Day, which means there is plenty planned for lonely hearts and weekday shut-ins if you want to get your love on. Hell, we even have plenty to do for people who'd rather spend Valentine's Day weekend watching ... More >>

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    November 5, 2010

    First Friday: Denver Arts Week kicks out the art-walk jams all over town

    Drew Englander, Illiterate Gallery​Why is this First Friday different from all other First Fridays? In most ways, it isn't, and that's the real beauty of it. But it is Denver Arts Week's Know Your Arts First Friday Arts Walk, meaning the monthly evening art walk event in arts districts all ove ... More >>

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    March 6, 2008

    Building Blocks

    East Colfax hosts a blowout Super Block Party.