North Valley Art League
November 18 Newsletter
The North Valley Art League is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to furthering the visual arts in the northern California region.   

Please Note: The Gallery will be closed
November 20 - 27 for Thanksgiving.


The Holiday Show & Boutique will continue November 28 - December 16.
So many Gift Items. Come shop till you drop!!
Holiday Show & Boutique

Please join us for the Holiday Gala Reception!
Food, Wine, Art & Handmade Crafts
Saturday, Dec 2,
5 to 7pm 

Wide selection of 6″ x 6″ Mini Works
priced from $10 to $50

See the wide variety of gift items..... Hand-knitted socks, scarves, baby blankets and booties, table runners & quilts, ceramics, jewelry, pine needle baskets, silk scarves, cards, stitchery, purses, calendars, prints and much more including fine artwork from our talented artists.

NVAL 2018 Small Painting Show
January 9 – February 3, 2018
North Valley Art League
Carter House Gallery

Copies of the Prospectus are also at the gallery.

Juror Stephen Bovee’ – Bisbee, AZ
Well-known and respected Artist in the Bisbee, Arizona Art community.

Artists working in Acrylic are Welcome!
Talented pastelist, Jan Searle,
of Bisbee, AZ will assist

Thursday & Friday, Jan 11 – 12 from 9:30 am – 3 pm

NVAL Carter House Gallery, 48 Quartz Hill Rd., Rdg 96003
Cost: $150 for members & $185 for non-members. Signup Deadline is Sunday, January 7.

SIGNUP & PAY at the NVAL Carter House Gallery or ONLINE at

Some Samples of Stephen's Work Below

Note: No November or December
General Meetings/Presentations.....
Classes & Workshops

in Charcoal & Pastel

Sign up for Tuesday or Thursday at 1pm - 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. Students will all draw from the same photograph.  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.


Next Workshops at the NVAL Carter House Gallery --

Tuesdays, 6 to 8pm, November 7, December 5.

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.