CHERYL POPE: NOT WITHOUT A FIGHT
SPONSORED IN PART BY AHLSTRAND FAMILY FOUNDATION, ANNE + DAVID BOCCIGNONE, WOMEN’S ART BOARD AND ROCKFORD AREA ARTS COUNCIL, IN-KIND SUPPORT FROM EVENT FLORAL
THE ART OF YOGA
TUE, FEB 12, MAR 12, APR 23, MAY 14
5:30–7 PM, $20 PER CLASS
Taught by local yoga instructor Taunia May in the museum galleries, this new program is open to students of all skill levels. Following each hourlong yoga session will be a free tasting from a local vendor, including Bucha Bar (kombucha) in February and March. Bring your own mat.
CORK + CANVAS: SARAH REED-MCNAMARA
SCARF PRINTING | THU, APR 25
TEA TOWELS | THU, MAY 9
6–8 PM, AGES 21+
$45 PER CLASS ($40 FOR RAM MEMBERS)
Learn how to print on textiles with patterns with local printmaker Sarah Reed-McNamara. One printed cloth item will be provided, and students can bring additional items from home to print, as well. Cost includes supplies, instruction and two drinks provided by Prairie Street Brewing Co.
THU, FEB 28, MAR 28, APR 25, MAY 30
6–8 PM, $15 PER CLASS
Rockford Art Museum now offers monthly Figure Drawing courses led by artist Ian Morrison. Figure Drawing courses will be the last Thursday of each month (except June and November) from 6-8pm in RAM’s Classroom 2. Each class is $15 each and includes instruction, model and paper. Students will need the following supplies: compressed charcoal sticks, conte crayon in sanguine/black/gray/white, charcoal pencils, kneaded eraser, blending sticks, drawing graphite pencils (2b,6b,hb,h,2h,4h), chamois, and vine/willow charcoal. Limited supply boxes will be available to rent for $5 each at the door. Registration is required and a limited number of spots are available.