MT. VERNON – Rend Lake College has a series of classes coming up very soon that art lovers can appreciate.
“For the Love of Art” is a five-session series exploring elements and principles, types and themes, Pyramids and Romans, castles and cathedrals, and domes and bridges. Each session is only $8 or students can get a discount by enrolling in all five for only $35!
Elements and Principles kicks things off from 6-8 p.m. Monday, March 3 in Room 354A at the RLC MarketPlace – the location for all five classes. In Elements and Principles, students will discuss and demonstrate prehistoric art, children’s art, folk art and art therapy.
Types and Themes will cover many different types of art, including drawing, painting, prints, photography, sculpture and crafts. This class will take place from 6-8 p.m. Monday, March 10.
The remaining three classes are Pyramids and Romans (6-8 p.m. Monday, March 17), Castles and Cathedrals (6-8 p.m. Monday, March 31) and Domes and Bridges (6-8 p.m. Monday, April 7). Throughout these classes, students will learn about the history and purpose of architecture in art.
Don’t wait. Classes are starting soon at the RLC MarketPlace in Mt. Vernon. To register, call the RLC Community Education Department at 618-437-5321, Ext. 1367.