Category: Blog

  • Notan Artful Moment with Angie

    We all need to to take short breaks from our stressful lives. There is no better way than to use our creativity. Artful Moments are short creative projects that are a fun way to release some creative energy.

  • Sunflower Watercolor Project with MaryLeah

    MaryLeah Marshall takes you step by step on creating a watercolor sunflower. For best results we suggest 140lb cold press watercolor paper for this project.

  • RRAC Mentorship program-Pat Undis

    I would like to introduce you to artist and mentor Pat Undis. Pat is one of our mentors for this year’s mentorship program and we are happy to have her onboard. I sat down with Pat to learn more about her creative journey. I asked her when did she know she wanted to be an… Read More

  • Van Gogh Sunflower Oil Pastel Project

    Join Larry Weinberg as he experiments with color on this Van Gogh Sunflower project. Vincent Van Gogh did over 10 painting of the still life of sunflowers in a vase. Vincent was using the sunflower to experiment with color. He would choose two primary colors for each of the various paintings. We are inspired by… Read More

  • Hummingbird Drawing Project with Deb Kirkeeide

    Draw this wonderful hummingbird with Deborah Ann Kirkeeide. She will take you through the process step by step.

  • Six New Murals Installed to the 4th Ave side of RRAC

    On Saturday August 8th six murals were installed on the 4th Ave side of the Rumriver Art Center. The six murals were created by artists Mike and Jes Johnson, Anton Horishnyk, Steve Savior, Geno Okok, Chris Bowman, Angie Renee, Jerry, Hailey, CeCe, Kali Jo, Franny, and Lynnea. These amazing murals are 4ft x 10ft and… Read More

  • Connexus Energy Grant Winner

    The Rumriver Art Center won the $1,500 Connexus Energy Grant! Thank you to all of you who voted for us. This money has a huge impact and makes a big difference for us as a small non-profit. We appreciate all your support. Thank you!

  • RRAC Mentor Program: Meet Jerry Jorgenrud

    I want to introduce you to Jerry Jorgenrud.  Jerry is an artist and one of the mentors for this year’s mentorship program at The Rumriver Art Center.  Earlier this summer I had the opportunity to watch him paint, which you can see as well on the video below.  I was inspired by his use of color and how… Read More

  • Salt Shaker Pencil Drawing Lesson with Deborah Ann

    Join Deborah Ann Kirkeeide creating a pencil drawing of Salt Shaker. The materials you will need is a pencil, paper, eraser and tissue for blending.

  • Creating A Watercolor Dragonfly with MaryLeah

    Join MaryLeah Marshall as she shows you how to create a marvelous watercolor dragonfly. The materials you will need are 140lb cold press watercolor paper, watercolor round brush watercolor pans, tubes or liquid.