Girls Rock! Rhode Island is pleased to present the Women Who Rock Coloring Book! The book celebrates a variety of female musicians, from those who paved the way to the ladies who are influencing today’s vibrant music scene. An eclectic mix of performers are represented in its pages, including Cyndi Lauper, Patti Smith, Nina Simone, Yoko Ono, Joan Jett, Esperanza Spaulding and many more. This first edition features 22 original works of art by local artists, who donated their time and their art.
Proceeds from sales of the Women Who Rock Coloring Book benefit Girls Rock! Rhode Island, a non- profit organization dedicated to giving girls and women the chance to rock through innovative programs that build self-esteem and encourage participants to GET LOUD!
Girls Rock Camp, where girls aged 11 to 18 learn guitar, bass, vocals or drums, form a band and perform their original songs for a live audience; empowerment workshops foster self-confidence and encourage self-expression Ladies Rock Camp, a chance for women of all levels of musical ability learn guitar, bass, vocals or drums, form a band, compose a song and perform before a live audience Girls Get Loud, an innovative afterschool program where girls learn instruments, write songs, and play with a band Girls & Ladies Rock Lab, a big, fun jam session where women of all musical abilities come together to create music in a positive, supportive environment.
The Women Who Rock Coloring Book is available on line at Girls Rock! Rhode Island Etsy store for $15 and at local retailers including Craftland, Frog and Toad and Books on the Square for $18.