August 7 – September 1
Invitational Show – Chuck Prudhomme
NVAL July Member Show
(held over due to fire)
Friday, August 10, 5 to 7pm
Please come — will be a nice opportunity to
support one another after this terrible fire.
Sampling of Chuck Prudhomme’s
& NVAL Member Work Below
NOTE: Work brought in for the August Member Show will be stored at the gallery and hung in the October Show. If you need to pick up your work rather than have it stored, you will be given a refund.
E-Studio Artists may pick up their work starting August 7 or store it at the gallery as needed.
NVAL 33rd Annual National Show
Wednesday, August 15, 6pm
NATIONAL ENTRY SHOWCASE – slide show of all entries to the 2018 National Show
NVAL 33rd Annual National Show
Shipped Artwork Due: August 7 – 29 (Date Extended)
Hand Delivered Artwork Due: August 21 – 31 (Date Extended)
Show Duration: September 4-October 6
Reception and Awards: September 7, 6 to 8pm (Time change)
August 22 – Wednesday 6 to 8pm
ONGOING! NVAL CRITIQUE NIGHT – every 4th Wednesday. Bring in some of your work, “duds” or otherwise, for constructive analysis. This will be a non-threatening, learning experience designed to benefit all who attend. Facilitator is Chuck Prudhomme.
Lots of learning going on at NVAL Critque Night. Come join in!!
Fee is non refundable after July 31, with the exception of :
Anyone registered for the workshop who has been burned out of their home by the Carr Fire and wishes to withdraw from the workshop will be offered a full refund. If your painting supplies have been burned we will try to find replacements for you should you decide to remain in the workshop. If you decide to withdraw, please contact Charlotte Bryson at 530-221-1993 ASAP. There are several people on the waiting list.
Workshop is Sept 4 – 7, 2018, 9am-4pm — $450 for members, $500 for non-members.
Location: SDA Church, 2828 Eureka Way, Redding, 96001
NEW – ACRYLIC & MIXED MEDIA offered in addition to WATERCOLOR
Classes are ongoing. Start at any session!
Daytime Class: Mondays 1 – 4pm at the NVAL Carter House Gallery. Cost $25 per class (additional $10 for materials upon request).
Evening Class: Mondays, 5:30-7:30 at NVAL Carter House Gallery. Cost is $20 per class (additional $10 for materials upon request). First Class is Monday, March 26th.
More About NVAL
Annual Juried Exhibits
NVAL puts on juried competitions each year, which are open to members and non-members. Each show features exceptional art and is exhibited throughout the entire gallery. These are ‘must-see’ events!
Exhibit Your Art in the Carter House Gallery
The Carter House Gallery gives NVAL members the opportunity to display and sell their artwork throughout the year. The art in the Gallery is ever-changing as new shows are hung approximately every month. It is the continual rotation and variety of quality fine art that make frequent visits to the Carter House Gallery a ‘Must-Do’ for people living in and passing through California’s North State.
The NVAL Gift Ship features a wonderful display of artwork created by our members: jewelry, ceramics, sculpture, glasswork, gourds, pottery, metalwork, hand-painted silk items, weaving, wood pieces, soft sculpture, cards, prints, and other original creations. It is a place to purchase unique gifts for any occasion.
Sell Your Art in the Gift Shop
Open to the Public: Several times each year North Valley Art League presents a Fine Arts Program with demonstrations, lectures, slide presentations and sometimes hands-on activities by local and visiting artists.
Open to the public: Classes and workshops in a variety of media run throughout the year giving NVAL members and guest artists an opportunity to share their particular art form with others. It is a time to learn, to create and enjoy the company of other artists.
Teach, Learn and Grow
Share and Socialize
NVAL has a wonderful studio located in the front portion of the Carter House Gallery. There is no charge for members to enjoy the studio, which offers a perfect place to create art. Members work on their art, share techniques and knowledge, socialize with other members and receive friendly and useful critique from fellow artists.
Children’s Art Programs
The League’s art program for children is an ongoing community activity, where kids supply the imagination, and accomplished artists from the League present the techniques for a variety of creative art projects.
Explore Art with Children
NVAL Carter House Gallery located in Caldwell Park, Redding, CA
North Valley Art League is an all volunteer, non-profit community of artists whose mission is to support artists and the visual arts in our community and the California North State. The League’s gallery is the historic Carter House located on the banks of the Sacramento River in Caldwell Park, Redding, California. Carter House Gallery provides an attractive, nurturing environment for many talented, experienced artists, as well as emerging new artists. Artistic learning, sharing and growth is fostered through our many programs.
Founded in 1979 by a group of eight local artists, the North Valley Art Legue now boasts a membership of over 250. The League hosts monthly member shows, featured artists shows and four annual juried shows. The Carter House gallery is adjacent to major recreational sites including the Sacramento River Trail, Turtle Bay Museum and Exploration Park, Botanical Gardens, and the Sundial Bridge.
Matson . Mowder . Howe . Celebration Garden
Adding to the natural beauty of the area around Carter House is the lovely Celebration Garden, with a variety of native plants, small walkways, and wide benches beneath the trees. Artists and visitors can relax and enjoy the views of the beautiful Sacramento River and Caldwell Park.