July’s First Friday: Regional Impressions by Alvarez | Bussanich | Justice
Meet local artists, Chris Alvarez, Jana Bussanich and Laurel Justice during First Friday at the Machine Shop on July 7, 2017, 6-9pm. Enjoy urban and pastoral close-up and outdoor long shots of paintings, in a variety of styles, depicting the Pikes Peak Region by 3 artists, in 3 mediums from 3 perspectives. Chris, Jana and Laurel have private studios in Old Colorado City at The Second Floor Studios, home of the Alvarez Art School, Jana Bussanich Art & Instruction and Laurel Justice, Artist, Consultant and Psychotherapist.
Also enjoy live music by Audrey Bussanich.
More about the artists:
Chris Alvarez is the director of the Alvarez Art School, in Old Colorado City, where he helps artists and “non-artists” of all ages learn to see and express in new ways through a variety of classes and workshops. He is a well-known regional oil painter, who finds interest and beauty in unlikely places. Chris enjoys trail running, birding, juggling and collecting vinyl records. Married, Chris is the father of two elfin children who remind him to pay attention, be present and notice the beauty in everyday moments.