North Valley Art League
Newsletter - April 4, 2018
The North Valley Art League is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to furthering the visual arts in the northern California region.   
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April Exhibit
April 3 - 28

NVAL is proud to host Invitational Artists,
Barbara Enochian & Celeste White

Show "Interior Landscapes"

Also NVAL Member Show!

Reception, Saturday, April 7, 5 to 7pm

Samples of Invitational Artists' Work
Artwork by Barbara Enochian
Artwork by Barbara Enochian
Artwork by Barbara Enochian
Artwork by Barbara Enochian
Artwork by Celeste White
Artwork by Celeste White
Artwork by Celeste White
Artwork by Celeste White
Samples of NVAL Member Work in Exhibit
Artwork by Mark Stinson
Artwork by Derek Grinnell
Artwork by Lynne Bonetti
Artwork by Shery Larson
Artwork by Chuck Prudhomme
Artwork by Judy King
Artwork by Sue Tescher
Artwork by Palul
Artwork by Mary Severson
Artwork by Louise Tuthill
Artwork by Alisa Lincoln
Artwork by Margaret Rooker

33rd Annual Juried National Show

Exhibit September 4, - October 6, 2018

Juror is Acclaimed Artist Robert Burridge

Online Entry ONLY -- OPEN NOW
through June 1, 5pm at

Accomplished Watercolor Painter
Julie Cohn

Returns to Redding to Teach Another Outstanding Workshop!

Signup Deadline, Sunday, April 22

2-day Workshop
Monday & Tuesday, April 23 - 24
10am to 4:30pm

Location: SDA Church 2828 Eureka Way, Redding

Cost: $175 for NVAL Members — $210 for Non-Members. Class size limited to 20 students.

Signup & Pay:  
Best to signup & Pay on the NVAL website (click on the workshop title above).  If you need help with online signup, please call Charlotte Bryson, 221-1993.

Signups will also offered at the NVAL Carter House Gallery, 48 Quartz Hill Rd., Redding 96003. Signups at the Gallery must include payment to be valid.

Class Description  
Sunsets are filled with luminosity and luster!
Learn how these lighting effects are different from each other and how you can use them effectively to create scintillating skies and reflections. Once you understand these two concepts, you will be able to bring much beauty not only to your landscapes, but to any work of art read more.....

****National Show Juror - Bob Burridge **** Workshop

"Loosen Up with Aqua Media"
Sept 4 - 7, 2018, 9am to 4pm
$450 NVAL Members, $500 non-members
Only 25 spots available
Priority will be given to NVAL Members.

Save the Date -- MAY 1st
Signups are online only!
at and will open May 1st at 9am

Payment is required at time of signup.
This workshop will fill up fast, so you will want to be among the first to register.

If you need help with online signup, please call Charlotte Bryson, 221-1993.

NVAL 2018 Regional Juried Photography Show (whole Gallery)

Exhibit May 1 – June 2, 2018
Juror is James Gilmore, MFA
Instructor at College of the Siskiyous

More Classes & Workshops

Next Workshop at the NVAL Carter House Gallery --

Tuesday, April 10
6 to 8pm

Pay at the Workshop.
Cost: $25 and all materials are included.
Pre-Registration is required to attend. Contact Julie Bullock via text message, email at  or phone her at 530-392-0349. 

To be rescheduled !!
Friday, February 23 class was cancelled due to the cold.
9 am to 5pm
Cost $40
At Camden House Picnic Area at Whiskeytown
Sign up and Pay at NVAL Carter House Gallery

NOTE: At the end of the day Chuck will donate his painting to someone in the class determined by a draw from a hat!

For full details, directions and supply list, Click on Workshop Title.

New Class Offering!!
Evening Classes Added!

Date/Time: Mondays from 1 – 4pm and 5:30 to 7:30pm

Classes are ongoing -- you can start anytime.  Pay at each session

Location: NVAL Carter House Gallery

**Afternoon Class - Cost: $25 per class  (additional $10 for materials upon request)
**Evening Class - Cost: $20 per class (additonal $10 for materials upon request)

For Materials List, Click Class Title Above

If you are interested in taking the class, call Jessica at 222-8491 or email her at

in Charcoal & Pastel

Sign up for Tuesdays, 12:30pm - 3:30pm at NVAL
Cost is $15 per class. Payment is due at each session.
If you are interested in the class,
call Judy at 222-8491. 

Judy will show you how to manipulate and control charcoal and pastel. You will be the boss! The fear of drawing portraits will vanish! You will feel confident and build skill quickly.  The classes will explore so many ways to draw people and will take the mystery out of creating portraits.

Every  Wednesday from 9-4 in the NVAL workroom.


Other Non Profit Events
Main Event Gallery
710 Main St., Red Bluff
Thurs, Fri & Sat 11 to 5
Landscapes: Studio & Plein Aire Artist: Brandon Sebastien  Oil Painter
There will also be art and photography from Gallery Members
Reception to meet the artists on Friday, March 9th 5 to 8pm
Exhibit runs from March 8th until April 7th

Shasta Arts Council Exhibits

March 2 - April 6

April 20 - May 4