NVAL Classes/Workshops are Open to the Public


How to to Register and Pay 

Some  Instructors take signups and payment directly.  

Other Instructors take signups directly, but payment is made at the gallery before the beginning of the class/workshop.  

Signup and payment info will be listed under the class/workshop offering.

For complete info about Classes/Workshops click on the listings below.


“The Art of Photography” with Harvey Spector

Harvey is one of Redding’s premier photographers. He has a degree from Pasadena Art Center College of Design, has worked at the Getty Museum and taught Photography at Shasta College among other accomplishments.

Classes will be structured for intermediate and advanced photographers.   Digital photography, Lightroom and Photoshop will be included.

Class is August 1 – 29,  Tuesdays, 6pm to 9pm at NVAL Carter House Gallery. Class size will be limited to 12 students. 

Cost is $125 for 5 classes (15 hours of instruction).   Pay at the first class.

Contact Harvey to reserve your space at

Stefan Baumann oil painting classes Wednesdays from 9-4  in the gallery workroom.    1-800-511-1337

Stefan Baumann

Debbie Diestler’s Colorful Creations Collage Workshop

Date/Time:  Monday, Sept 11, 10am – 2pm

Location:  NVAL Carter House Gallery

Cost:  $40  — All supplies are included

Contact:   Debbie to reserve your space
or call/text at (530) 604-0432
You may download the flyer and registration from my website at
Trumpet Song

Julie Cohn Workshop “Magnificent Skies in Watercolor”   

Date/Time:  Thurday & Friday, October 26 – 27

Location:  SDA Church, 2828 Eureka Way, Redding, CA 96001   

Cost:  $150 for members,  $185 for non-members — Refundable to October 1 — Individual Memberships are $35/year.  Click Here to join NVAL.

To Signup & Pay on the NVAL Website Click Here.

You can also signup and pay at the NVAL Carter House Gallery.  Class limit is 20 students.  A waiting list will be kept.  Call the NVAL Carter House Gallery (11am-4pm) at 243-1023 to be added to the waiting list.

One Hour Lunch Break, best to bring a sack lunch.   Snacks will be provided by NVAL.

The paintings of Julie Cohn have been featured in numerous solo and group exhibits in the United States, including the Akron Museum, Ohio:  the Elizabeth S. Fine Museum, San Francisco, California; and Alta Bates Medical Center, Berkeley, California. Her artwork is included in many  private collections, the Alemeda County Art Commission public collection, and is published in American Art Collector.  ​ 

Julie Cohn - Brisk Morning
Julie Cohn - Sea Palms
Julie Cohn Tranquil Mind


The cost is $20 per class.   

Contact Lynda to reserve your space at 

530 604-5725  

For materials list, see website and look under Lynda Nolte classes

The cost is $20 per class.   

Contact Lynda to reserve your space at 

530 604-5725  

For materials list, see website and look under Lynda Nolte classes

Linda Nolte

Julie Bullock Alcohol Ink Workshops

Next Workshop at the NVAL Carter House Gallery Wednesday, August 30, 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.