Food, Family, Fun – August 27, 2009

CREATIVITY—Noel Skiba painting during a past Art in the Park. Many artists create art during the day while visitors watch.

CREATIVITY—Noel Skiba painting during a past Art in the Park. Many artists create art during the day while visitors watch.

Art is more than paint and canvas

Rockford Art in the Park
a multi-media event

Mark your calendar for Saturday, September 12, the first Saturday after Labor Day, and be sure to visit Garden Club Park by the dam in downtown Rockford.

The juried art show—which includes no crafts—is a fine arts exhibition. For over 30 years the Rockford Area Arts Commission has brought this event to Rockford.

Artists from across the state of Michigan compete in this juried art exhibition, featuring works in pottery, stoneware, sculpture, jewelry. glass works, painting, fiber arts and more. Artists are on hand to showcase their works, which are available for purchase by arts patrons at the event. A “Best of Show” award as well as five “Best of Category” awards (in Jewelry, Pottery/Stoneware/Sculpture, Glassworks, Painting, Fiber Arts) are presented.

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