Jenny Roesel Ustick & Atalie Gagnet’s “815” Mural

Artist: Jenny Roesel Ustick & Atalie Gagnet

Title: 815

Description: 815, when repeated and rotated, creates an incredibly eye catching pattern/shape. The pattern also evokes SEVERAL of the patterns and motifs found in the diverse cultures and places of origin of the residents of Rockford. This includes West African mudcloth and weaving, Lao weaving, Native American weaving, Mexican and Central American textiles, Greek and Italian decorative motifs, and traditional Swedish decorative motifs.

Year Created: 2022 as part of CRE8IV transformational art.

Location: 815 E. State St. (East facing)


  1. Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau. “Rockford Public Art Trail.” Website Accessed 8/3/2023.
  2. Jenny Roesel Ustick Artist’s website accessed 8/29/2023:
  3. Atalie Gagnet Artist’s website accessed 8/29/2023:

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