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$10,000 grant from Colorado Tourism Office

The NFVCC has also recently received a $10,000 grant from the Colorado Tourism Office (CTO)to use for marketing the campaign "Small Towns, Big Personality: Where Ag and Art Meet", which will showcase the North Fork Valley as a hub of arts and cultural activity in rural Western Colorado. Thank you CTO!
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December 3, 2018
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Thank You West Elk Community Fund!

On Wednesday night, many nonprofits gathered at the Blue Sage to receive grant awards from the new West Elk Community Fund (WECF). North Fork Valley Creative Coalition is honored to be one of the recipients of funds to support our Colorado Creative Corridor Project. Thank you, WECF! The West Elk…
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December 3, 2018
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Annual Membership Meeting- Sunday, November 11th 12pm

Join the Creative Coalition for this annual meeting where we review our accomplishments for the year and share our plans and goals for the next year.   Whether a current or prospective member of the Creative Coalition, we welcome your presence and your voice at this meeting.  YOU are the creatives…
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November 7, 2018
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Prospective Board Member Meeting

Dear Friends of the Creative Coalition, As the year starts to wind-down, we at the Creative Coalition start thinking about our goals for 2019. And, one vital goal is to welcome new people to our dynamic Board of Directors. We currently have five incredibly invested Board Members and we hope…
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October 21, 2018
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Call to Artists : Paonia Holiday Art Fair

NFVCC is now accepting applications for the 26th Holiday Art Fair. Be a part of this beloved holiday tradition! For more information and to apply please visit our Holiday Art Fair page. Call ends Friday, October 26th and selected participants will be notified on Monday, October 29th. Any questions please…
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October 15, 2018
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Regional Digital Marketing Planning Meeting

Join the NFVCC and Downtown Colorado, Inc. for a workshop on Digital Marketing. This meeting is free and we will provide drinks/snacks. The workshop focuses on your Digital Marketing efforts - what you’re doing, what you want to be doing, and what you can do better to promote your business…
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October 12, 2018
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SPACE TO CREATE PAONIA

SPACE TO CREATE PAONIA What is it and what will it be? The buzz around Space to Create Paonia is picking up again. Along with the excitement comes many questions from the community. What is Space to Create? Isn’t it already a done deal? Is Space to Create a way…
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September 23, 2018
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Art + Ag Tour – Saturday, September 1st

Tour the beautiful countryside of the North Fork Valley this Labor Day weekend! Located at the base of Mt Lamborn on the Western Slope, the North Fork Valley is abundant with organic farms, orchards, wineries, and artists’ studios. Join us on Saturday, September 1, 2018 for a daytime tour and…
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August 29, 2018
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INSPIRED: Art at Work Symposium, August 24-26

https://youtu.be/DkXUxT3aHuk Tickets  are now on sale for the INSPIRED: Art at Work Symposium August 24 – 26. This is the culmination of Elsewhere Studios’ innovative project, INSPIRED: Art at Work, which is hosting four socially engaged art projects this summer in various formats with participatory experiences that advance dialogue on…
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August 8, 2018
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Call to Artists: 2018 Celebrate the Fork Dinner Benefit and Art Auction

CALL TO ARTISTS: Celebrate the Fork Benefit Dinner Art Auction: A fundraiser for the North Fork Valley Creative Coalition September 1st, 2018   CALL OPENS: JULY 1ST, 2018 SUBMISSION DEADLINE:AUGUST 1ST, 2018 Overview: North Fork Valley Creative Coalition is proud to announce a call for entries for our 2018 art…
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June 29, 2018
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Inspired: Art at Work’s Symposium – Ticket Sales Open!

Our project partner Elsewhere Studios opens ticket sales June 1, for ​Inspired: Art at Work​’s Symposium, August 24, 25, 26th. 2 local artist projects, and 2 visiting international artists will work with community members throughout July and August on ‘socially engaged arts,’ in various formats and participatory experiences that advance…
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June 6, 2018
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Paonia Wayfinding + Signage Master Plan

May 14, 2018 — On April 18th, the North Fork Valley Creative Coalition (NFVCC) was awarded a $10,000 grant from Colorado Creative Industries’ Creative District Technical Assistance program to develop a Signage and Wayfinding Plan for Paonia Creative District and Town of Paonia. NFVCC will hire C+B Design, LLC of…
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May 14, 2018
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FY2017 Annual Report- Colorado Certified Creative Districts

From July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017, Colorado Creative Industries and the Boettcher Foundation supported the development of 18 Certified Creative Districts across the state in: Attracting visitors, creative entrepreneurs and artists to a community, infusing new energy and innovation, and enhancing the economic and civic capital of the…
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May 5, 2018
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Final Friday Frolics

Downtown Paonia sparkles with creativity during Final Friday Frolics. The last Friday of each month May thru October. Visit galleries, studios, boutiques and restaurants. Enjoy our tasty local food and wine, mingle with the community and find the perfect treasure to take home. Hours for each location vary, so please…
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May 4, 2018
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COLORADO CREATIVE CORRIDOR

North Fork Valley Creative Coalition, in collaboration with Carbondale, Crested Butte, Ridgway, and Salida, is partnered in a $25,000 marketing matching grant from the Colorado Tourism Office (CTO) to develop the first Colorado Creative Corridor. The regional collaboration, which is spearheaded by Carbondale Tourism and Carbondale Arts, brings the five rural destinations together to promote a visitor experience that will be…
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February 5, 2018
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