Additionally, we invite you to join us at nearby House on Metolius for a special Dinner with the Artists after the Open Studios.
Each 3-course dinner with wine will be $65 (plus gratuity). Space is limited. RSVP to Elizabeth Quinn (Elizabeth.Quinn@CalderaAr
At our Stories of Change fundraisers last year, Caldera presented two fantastic auction packages: a Sisters Rodeo Weekend and an Artists Retreat Weekend that gave participants an opportunity to spend time at our Arts Center on Blue Lake. Read more about the culmination of these two unique experiences below.
Rodeo Weekend 2013
Saturday morning, guests were shuttled into Sisters for the Rodeo parade and pre-rodeo shopping. There was perfect weather and everyone had great seats for the 73rd Annual Sister’s Rodeo. Guests were then driven to the Davis Miracle Farm in Tumalo for cocktails and appetizers followed by a delicious barbecue serenaded by country music. After dinner, there was line dancing and mechanical bull riding at Mavericks Country Bar in Bend.
We would like to thank Duncan and Cindy Campbell for hosting a terrific pre-rodeo party and Gail Hayes-Davis and Mike Davis for hosting a fabulous post-rodeo party! See photos on our facebook page.
Artists Weekend 2013
Caldera’s first ever Artists Weekend captured and shared the magic of our community. As one participant said, “Caldera is a place where I discovered so many new things and at the same time felt strangely at home. The moment you enter Caldera, there is a sense of
Held the first weekend of June, participants enjoyed two 3-hour long workshops, lovely meals served in the Grand Room of Caldera’s Arts Center on Blue Lake, and special readings and presentations both Friday and Saturday nights.
Award winning writer, Ellen Waterston, and, photographer and Portland’s Creative Laureate, Julie Keefe, presented their work Friday night and then taught workshops on Saturday. Workshop participants read and presented what they created in workshops Saturday night after dinner. Throughout the sunny weekend, participants and their guests explored the landscape of Caldera and their own artistic potential. See photos here.
Caldera’s February 2013 Open Studio
February 23, 1:00-3:00 p.m.
On Saturday, February 23, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm our February 2013 Artists in Residence will open their studios and share the work they have created during their month-long residences at Caldera’s Arts Center.
February 2013 artists include: Jason Baker, Helen Dennis, Laura Gibson, Elsbeth Pancrazi, and Joanna Priestley.
Artists will begin leading their studio tours at 1:20.
Caldera Arts Center Address: 31500 Blue Lake Drive, Sisters, OR
To reach Caldera: take Highway 20 to the Suttle Lake turnoff (13 miles west of Sisters, just west of Black Butte Ranch), follow the road 2 miles to the to the Caldera gate and through to the Arts Center. Questions? Contact Elizabeth Quinn at 541-610-9662 or Elizabeth.Quinn@calderaarts.org.
After the Open Studios, head over the House on Metolius for an exciting dinner with our artists. We’ve partnered for a special dinner and overnight stay package. More information here.