Local and national artists descend on Eagle County galleries for a weekend of show premiers and live painting

Local and national artists descend on Eagle County galleries for a weekend of show premiers and live painting
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By caramie schnell

The night sky hardly has a corner on jaw-dropping visuals come Fourth of July. In a tradition on par with rockets and mortars, more than a dozen local and national artists leave their studios to take up residency at art galleries across the Vail Valley. The range of work is staggering — paintings, sketches, sculptures, jewelry, even a few that defy classification — but for art lovers and casual browsers alike, the weekend is a rare glimpse at the creative process. Fireworks, you’ve met your match. The abstract industrialist When Randy Wix sees a doorknob, he wants it to be …

Source: Vail Daily Feed