La Veta Cuchara Chamber


The Artist and the
Author (Shawn and Gary
L. Bridges)


View Shawn's barn painting of the Bright and Early coffee sign on Highway 12 between LaVeta and Cuchara.

Visit Shawn's on-line art gallery:

Visit Gary's novels about the Cuchara Valley:

Local address 185 Aspen Rd., Cuchara, CO.

Gary's newest book is Los Huerfanos. It is available along with his three other novels at

  • The Wahatoya: In the Valley of the Shadow
  • The Cuchara Chronicles
  • Out of Purgatory
  • The Footprint in the Lakes
  • Los Huerfanos

Also available at the Country Store/Gift Shop, or check them out at the La Veta Library.

See Shawn's Art -
See Gary's Books -

185 Black Bear Rd.
Cuchara, CO 81055

Mailing Address:
185 Black Bear Rd.
Cuchara, CO 81055

210-422-2267 Gary
210-422-2288 Shawn

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