Storytelling magazine Voyage Denver, an online publication geared for local small businesses and mission-driven start-ups, took time to talk with Executive Director Rachel Basye about what makes ASLD one of Denver’s “hidden gems.” “Maintaining a historic building, supervising a faculty of over 150 artists and a team of 14 admin staff and learning how to…
Faculty member Karl Poulson shares his experience working with students in Teen Studio, while highlighting his painting techniques on KUSA-TV Colorado & Company news. Executive director Rachel Basye reviews Fall 2019 programming with host Jacquie Palisi, mentioning upcoming artists scheduled to visit Denver for ASLD’s Visiting Artist Series, professional development courses, and additional youth programming available…
Practice your encaustic art using ASLD’s tried-and-true encaustic studio setup.
JUNE 21–AUG 2, 2019 | A unique interactive exhibition featuring the fiber and crochet-inspired artwork by Denver’s collaborators Ladies Fancywork Society. We invite you to play!
ASLD invites current ASLD members and faculty to submit all types of printmaking to this exhibit, highlighting the very best in paper and ink. SUBMISSIONS ACCEPTED ON AUGUST 5–6
Dawn Williams Boyd’s artwork reflects her interests in American history as it affects and is affected by African American citizens, women’s identity and sexuality and politics. Williams Boyd visits ASLD to talk about how she uses fiber arts as her way to paint.
(July 2019) Coming from Steamboat Springs, CO, fine print publisher Sue Oehme shared her expertise in printmaking, leading a 2-day workshop, “Watercolor Monotypes with Stencils” where students could creatively explore stencils and printing substrates.
FEB 22–APR 5, 2019 | This exhibition highlights the many ways our talented community features animals as the main subject and focal point of their artwork.
DEC 7, 2018–JAN 6, 2019 | This exhibit showcases the myriad ways artists in our community work with paper, and highlights the enormous talent of our members and faculty at ASLD.
OCT 12 – NOV 18, 2018 | For this invitational group show, ASLD invited local artists to shed light on the intricate and dynamic nature of encaustic medium.