All posts by Kelsey Dayton
CREATIVE PEAKS: Feathery Finesse
Artist uses watercolors and feathers to explore the natural world and our relation to place. Jackson, WY – A few years ago Camille Davis discovered several woodpecker feathers while out on a hike. Their beauty struck the artist...
- Posted January 12, 2016
CREATIVE PEAKS: Gutsy Tale Tellers
The library’s Story Slam returns with an adrenaline-pumping theme. Jackson, WY – To bide his time while farming bananas in Hawaii, Mac Dukart listened to The Moth podcast, which featured people telling personal, true stories. He loved...
- Posted January 5, 2016
CREATIVE PEAKS: Vertical Dreams
An image long etched in Mike Tierney’s mind has become a powerful piece for snow loving masses. Jackson, WY – Mike Tierney had to think hard before he agreed to enter a contest to create artwork for...
- Posted December 29, 2015
CREATIVE PEAKS: Diverse Pallettes
Vast array of artists hang for annual salon show. Jackson Hole, WY – Several centuries ago, salons in Paris offered a chance for guests to view a variety of the latest creations from the who’s who of...
- Posted December 15, 2015
CREATIVE PEAKS: Ultimate Dance Party
DW and the San Diego Ballet perform ‘The Nutcracker’ with wide array of audiences in mind. Jackson, WY – As members of Dancers’ Workshop’s Junior Repertory Company practice the dance of the mirlitons in “The Nutcracker,” they...
- Posted December 8, 2015
CREATIVE PEAKS: Dapper New Digs
Daly Projects moves into an artsy hood and celebrates with works by Mike Tierney. Jackson Hole, WY – Meg Daly hadn’t planned on opening a physical gallery space so soon. It was a down-the-road dream for Daly,...
- Posted December 1, 2015
CREATIVE PEAKS: The War on Wild
Film delves into debate, captures the beauty of one of this world’s most cherished and endangered natural places. Jackson Hole, WY – The Purcell Mountains of British Columbia, Canada, are a place you have to see to...
- Posted November 24, 2015
CREATIVE PEAKS: Chasing Lines, Prayers and Luggage
Rob Kingwill premieres Warren Miller’s latest film as a fundraiser for Nepal. Jackson Hole, WY – Last March local pro snowboarder Rob Kingwill found himself on the most epic adventure of his life. It involved riding elephants...
- Posted November 24, 2015
CREATIVE PEAKS: Zen Behind the Camera Lens
Photographer channels peace and calm into his meditative Teton images. Jackson, WY – Whenever Zeb Hermanson picks up his camera and looks at the wildlife and landscape through the lens, he enters a place of peace and...
- Posted November 17, 2015
CREATIVE PEAKS: Motion Pictures
Silver screen comes alive with beautiful body mechanics. Jackson, WY – Carrie Richer was amazed at her dad’s old metal-framed backpack. It was hard to think he used to carry that around in the mountains. That backpack...
- Posted November 10, 2015