Welcome ART LOVERS
Explore the vibrant local art scene through Art Beat for Fox Valley & Beyond. Meet area artists sharing their work and their stories. Learn about art exhibits opening, attend receptions (enjoy free food & drink!), mingle with the artists. Find upcoming art classes and workshops taught by area experts. Discover where you can stroll through art fairs in your neighborhood and enter art contests that regularly pop-up in this area & beyond. Join us as we CELEBRATE ART for all!
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Arts & Crafts Activities Inspire Children to Learn & Grow Through Creativity
SIDEWALK CHALK ART HELPS
BEAT SUMMER BOREDOM!
Nothing tops the creative possibilities and accessibility of your own driveway -- instant canvas! A little sidewalk chalk in colorful color choices combined with a simple idea, and VOILA!
Pictured here is my granddaughter, Nadia, posing on their Aurora, IL driveway with her balloon bouquet, ably assisted by her artist Mom, Kira -- ready for take-off!
ANIMALS AT THE OFFICE by
Sarah Sommer & Illustrated by Devan
Colorful children's picture book is dedicated to anyone who's ever worked in an office! You don't need to be a child to benefit from the messages inside. Whether starting a new job or returning to school and a new classroom, fitting in and finding one's way can be daunting. The book's local creative team -- Sarah and Devan -- tell a sweet story through rhyming text and charming illustrations.
Just For "Hue"
SAVE THE DATE!
ART WRAP PARTY IN ST. CHARLES, IL SCHEDULED FOR
SATURDAY, AUGUST 21, 2021
The St. Charles Arts Council celebrates 10 years of advocating for the arts with a temporary fabric installation on the St. Charles Municipal building. Party includes meet & greet with fabric artist, Amanda Browder, Food, Entertainment & a live Auction.
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