Author: Lindsay Ingebritson

  • Spring 2021 Vitality Arts Virtual Gallery Show

    Rumriver Art Center has a Vitality Arts Program for Older Adults Ages 55+. We offer 8 week courses in a variety of mediums throughout the year. At the end of each 8 week session, we have a culminating event to celebrate the talents and artwork of our Vitality Arts program participants. Since the pandemic, we… Read More

  • Parrot Watercolor Project

    Join Larry Weinberg for a fun class where you will learn to draw a colorful parrot. Material Needed: Drawing Paper, pencil, eraser, and material to add color (watercolor paint, colored pencils, markers, etc.)

  • Meet Anita Cholewa, A 2020-21 RRAC Artist Mentorship Program Mentee

    As our Mentorship program year is rapping up, I sat down with mentee Anita Cholewa to see how the year went for her and to get to know her a bit better. Anita grew up in Chicago. She started drawing as a child and her father noticed her talent and signed her up for drawing… Read More

  • NEW Mask Policy/COVID-19 Precautions

    We are optimistic that the CDC and the State of Minnesota have relaxed some of the COVID-19 policies. However, in order to maintain a safe environment, we will continue with precautionary measures at the Rumriver Art Center.  Outdoor drop off and pick up for camps and classes Hand sanitizing and disinfectant policies are still in… Read More

  • Kicking off 11 days of generosity with SpringForwardMN!

    CLICK HERE TO DONATE!Kicking off 11 days of generosity! Each time you make a gift during SpringForwardMN (GiveMN) May 1-11, you could help Rumriver Art Center win a bonus grant! In fact, there are 165 chances to win part of the $50,000 bonus grant pool. CLICK HERE to donate!

  • Tulips Watercolor Project

    MaryLeah Marshall takes you through the process of painting beautiful Tulips using watercolors. Materials Needed: watercolor paper, paintbrush, watercolor paint, pencil, and eraser.

  • Check Out Rumriver Art Center on QCTV!

    Rumriver Art Center was interviewed by QCTV on our brand new summer art camps for older adults ages 55+. We are excited to be partnering with the cities of Anoka, Coon Rapids and Ramsey to offer 13 camps at local parks. Art camps will be offered at Peninsula Point Park and Akin Riverside Park in… Read More

  • New Art Hanging at Allina

    Rumriver Art Center has art on display at Allina’s Customer Experience Center in Coon Rapids, MN (880 Evergreen Blvd, Coon Rapids, MN 55433). The current gallery show features the art of Grace Zimmerman. She has a variety of drawings and acrylic and oil paintings on display. Check out some of her work below! A little… Read More

  • We are looking to add new members to our Board of Directors!

    Board Members – Serve a 2-year term and commit to attending the bi-monthly board meetings, assist with governing the organization, attend and help out at events throughout the year. Rumriver Art Center is looking for individuals like you to join our Board of Directors or serve as a Board Committee member. As a Board/Committee Member, you will help… Read More

  • Rabbit Drawing Project

    Larry Weinberg takes you step-by-step to create a fun rabbit drawing project. Materials Needed: drawing paper, pencil, eraser, and blending stump.