All supplies are included in the course fees. Classes are held in the Old Sandstone Gallery, 122 S Wesley Ave, Mt. Morris.
Crystal Lake artist Erik Blome created a larger-than-life bust of Jean Baptiste Point DuSable that weighs over a ton and stands more than 8 feet tall at his Woodstock studio.
The Kishwaukee Valley Art League has planned two February events at Gallery on State, 322 W. State St. in Sycamore.
Scott Ide of Rochelle is the Feature Artist for January, with his display of digital photography of local and national scenes.
Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods is presenting “Enriching Life,” the botanical artwork of internationally renowned botanical artist Heeyoung Kim and the Brushwood Botanical Artists.
Here are Sauk Valley Media photographer Alex T. Paschal's choices for his favorite SVM photos of the year.
Krema coffee in Lockport and Plainfield and Oak + Bean Coffee and Wine bar in Oswego have some new mugs celebrating their local communities. The artist behind these mugs is Ashley Ann Klockenga, a Plainfield native who has made coffee mug art into a small business.
In addition to the current exhibition, an Artisan Holiday Pop-Up Shop is open through Dec. 23.
Blue Moon Gallery is hosting an Artist Reception and Holiday Cheer Party for “We Make Life Beautiful,” its last exhibition of the year, from 6 to 9 p.m. Dec. 16.
Approximately 200 active vending machines hold the art of 400 artists are placed in locations around the world, including Nik & Ivy Brewing in Lockport.
I routinely try to recreate the work of the king of portraiture, Arnold Newman. The latest, a portrait of local artist Beverly Garcia, is the subject of today's Shutter to Think column.
With subjects ranging from wildlife to still-life to country life, the two octogenarians offer many different options to add flair to one’s home.
Just in time for the holidays, Dixon artists Beverly Garcia and Jan Harvey are opening their Rock River Estates homes for an art show and sale Friday, Dec. 1 and Saturday, Dec. 2.
Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods is presenting “Soundscapes: Visualizing the Healing Sounds of Nature,” its latest exhibition focusing on the healing impact of art and nature for veterans and the military community.
The Northwest Territory Historic Center is hosting a 2023 Holiday Local Kids Art Contest.