Category: News

  • What makes a good mentor? What makes a good mentee?

    The Rumriver Art center has a call out for our new 55+ Mentorship program.  The purpose of the Artist Mentorship Program is to provide older adults who never had the opportunity to find their artistic voice during their youth a chance to explore and find it now. Many older adults had to put their art and creativity… Read More

  • Postcard Reflections by Angie Renee

    “It is not how much we give but how much love we put into giving”  Mother Teresa In mid-April I was inspired by a Webinar from Time Slips to create a Zoom class for the community at Rumriver Art Center.  This class would inspire the students to create postcards for the folks at Lyngblomsten Senior… Read More

  • Susan Yee & Larry Weinberg Discuss the Art Center

    Founders and Directors Susan Yee And Larry Weinberg talk about whats happening at the Rumriver Art Center during the COVID-19 Virus pandemic on QCTV. You can check it out here!

  • Inspired by artist Wolf Kahn by Angie Renee, Part 2

    Watch Angie create an oil pastel sunrise painting inspired by the work of Wolf Kahn. You will need pastel, watercolor paper or even a piece of cardboard will work, a set of oil pastels, a pencil with an eraser and your imagination.

  • Georgia O’Keefe Hibiscus Project

    Georgia O’Keefe (1887 – 1986) was an American artist. Born near Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, Georgia O’Keeffe was a major figure in American art from the 1920s. She received widespread recognition for her technical contributions, as well as for challenging the boundaries of modern American artistic style. She had a long and varied career but is… Read More

  • Virtual North Artists Studio Crawl and More

    The North Studio Artists Crawl was canceled due to COVID-19, But QCTV did a tour of 5 of the artists studios this week. You check it out right here! The show is 60 minutes and here are some of the highlights. Gary Erickson @1:05 Angie Renee interview and post card project @ 9:28 Diane Gronewold… Read More

  • Inspired by artist Wolf Kahn by Angie Renee, part 1

    The other morning as I woke up and looked out the bedroom window, I was so inspired by the color of the sky that I ran downstairs, grabbed my oil pastels and paper and sat outside on my front porch to capture the color through the trees.  I have always loved sunrises and sunsets, but after… Read More

  • Postcard Project Class with Angie Renee

    Do something creative and help warm the hearts of older adults at a Senior Housing facility. Create some postcards using materials that you have around the house.

  • GiveAtHomeMN – Rumriver Art Center Update

    The generosity of the Rumriver Art Center community is amazing. We are now at $2240 of or $10,000 matching goal. Donate Here

  • Vitality Arts Virtual Classes Starting in May!

    The Rumriver Art Center will starting a series of Vitality Arts older Adult classes the week of May 4, 2020. You will need to register for these classes and pick up the specific materials at the Art Center. These Virtual Classes will meet once a week for 8 weeks. RRAC will offer Acrylic and Watercolor… Read More