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BOLDLY CREATE AT THE ROGUE GALLERY & ART CENTER

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The Rogue Gallery & Art Center, located in the heart of downtown Medford, is offering a variety of inspirational art classes and workshops for all ages this fall. The Rogue Gallery & Art Center provides quality art education to inspire and build life-long interest in the arts. Classes are taught by experienced artist educators in a professional art studio. Check out this sneak peek at our fall lineup, including our new Free Family Saturdays!

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The Beauty of Homeless Youth – Kickstarter Campaign by Artist Yelena Joy

Yelena Joy, Maslow project, Kickstarter campaign, Ashland Art Center

Yelena Joy, an artist from Ashland Art Center, is offering a unique opportunity for homeless youth. Medford has the second highest number of homeless youths in Oregon. The Heart-Art Experience is an art therapy-like process, through which the participant has the opportunity to see himself as fully capable, whole and “un-broken”, and to experience…

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Summer Art Classes for Adults and Summer Art Camps for Youth at Rogue Gallery & Art Center!

Ignite the Mind, Stir the Soul, Open the Heart- Boldly Create!

 

 

 

 

The Rogue Gallery & Art Center is offering a variety of inspirational art classes & workshops for adults this summer!

For youth ages 4-7, 7-12 and 13-17, please check out our summer art camps.

Please visit our website: www.roguegallery.org for detailed class descriptions and to register. For more information, please call (541)772-8118, email [email protected] or stop by 40 South Bartlett Street in Medford, OR.

 

Adult Summer Art Opportunities at RGAC:

May 19, 12-3pm: Ikebana: The Art of Japanese Flower Arrangement- Barbara Longhurst

June 15-16, 5-8pm & 9am-12pm: Paste Paper Art Bookmaking- Denise Kester

June 23-24, 10am-4pm: Encaustic: Experiment in Layers & Creativity- Cathy Valentine

July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Sundays, 1-5pm: Oil Painting Basics- Roni Marsh

July 6, 1-5pm: Basketry: Japanese Gourd-Style Basket- Donna Sakamoto Crispin

 

 

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News from Rogue Gallery & Art Center

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The Rogue Gallery & Art Center is the Rogue Valley’s premier non-profit community art center founded in 1960 to promote and nurture the visual arts in the Rogue Valley. The Art Center showcases emerging and established regional artists, presents fine crafts by area artisans, and offers a broad range of visual art classes and workshops for all ages. RGAC is located in Medford at 40 South Bartlett Street. The hours of operation are Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. We are open every third Friday until 8:00pm.

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Hill Harper: Arts Advocacy is Something I Live Everyday

2012 Arts Advocacy Day Co-chair Hill Harper took a few minutes out of his busy schedule during the two-day summit to talk to ARTSblog about arts advocacy, his own arts education experiences, and how he fights to help future generations receive it.

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Summer Art Camps for ages 4-7, 7-12, 13-17! – Rogue Gallery & Art Center

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Ignite the Mind, Stir the Soul, Open the Heart – Boldly Create!

Please visit the Rogue Gallery & Art Center website for complete listing of summer art camps and to register: www.roguegallery.org.

2012 SUMMER ART CAMPS FOR CHILDREN & TEENS

CREATIVE ● INSPIRING ● FUN!

Summer Art Camps are designed to nurture creativity and youth ages 4-17 will have fun, explore, and learn foundational art skills. Each camp is taught by an experienced artist educator and students use quality materials to create their art. All this takes place in a real art making environment-our professional art studio. Rogue Gallery & Art Center Summer Art Camps provide quality art education to inspire and build life-long interest in the arts.

Weekly, themes include:

New! Ages 4-7: RECYCLED ART

Ages 7-12: WORLD ART, PAPER CREATIONS, YOU CAN DRAW!, MIX IT UP-

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Poetry and Promise: Education Reform & the Arts

I judged a poetry slam this weekend—Louder Than A Bomb–Tulsa! It’s amazing to hear young people sharing about their lives and ideas through poetry. This was the second year for the event. The excitement and enthusiasm expressed by these students was palpable: Listening to their poetry really made me start thinking anew about just how […]

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A Transformational Student Performance

When was the last time you attended a student performance in your community? You know the junior theater’s production of My Fair Lady or the young art show at the museum… Although I spend a good part of my time working to keep arts education in the schools, and many of the client projects I […]

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Afterschool Art Studios I and II offered for youth in 1st – 9th grades!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Rogue Gallery & Art Center is offering monthly Afterschool Art Studio I and Afterschool Art Studio II this Winter!

Register online: www.roguegallery.org

STUDIO 1:

For children in grades 1 – 6:

Wednesdays 2 to 5PM (Corresponds with Medford School District’s early-release Wednesdays)

Paint, draw, sculpt, print, explore, create, and be inspired by introductory art lessons in our spacious & fully-equipped art studio!

February 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 $72 members/ $85 non-members

March 7, 14, 21 $46 members/ $55 non-members

April 4, 11, 18, 25 $59 members/ $70 non-members

May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 $72 members/ $85 non-members

STUDIO 2 (intensive):

For youths in grades 4 – 9:

Tuesdays 4:30 to 6PM

Draw and paint from life and the imagination with a focus on basic design, color theory, art history, and learning

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Drop In & Draw Art Class for youth ages 6-12 at the RGAC

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The Rogue Gallery & Art Center offers a variety of classes and workshops for artists of all ages and abilities!

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