This spring, River Region Art Association is offering a myriad of events to showcase local art talent and provide learning opportunities within our community.


Azalea Estates Art Exhibition

River Region Art Association is delighted to announce that it will be participating in a wine and cheese social and art exhibition at Azalea Estates on May 16 from 6 pm to 9 pm. The exhibition will feature artwork by artist members of River Region Art Association as well as artwork done by members of Azalea Estates.


Jewelry Rebuilt design class

Local experienced jewelry designer, Robin Rotolo, is offering a “Jewelry Rebuilt” class. The student will learn design techniques using pieces they have that they want to rebuild. All findings and additional beads will be furnished to help the student make a modern, wearable piece out of broken or outdated pieces. Students will need some previous beading experience.

Robin Rotolo has been teaching jewelry making for years. She concentrates on an individual student's creativity and talents.

The minimum number of students she will teach is 3 and the maximum per session is 8. This class is for adults 18 and older.

Class will meet on Wednesdays, May 6, May 13, and May 20, from 9 am to Noon at the RRAA Depot Gallery at 1008 W. Hwy. 30 in Gonzales, LA. Class fee will be $65. Students will need to bring their own broken or outdated jewelry, a basic jewelry tool set, an upbeat attitude and a grey or white bead board for design layout.