NVAL Classes/Workshops are Open to the Public


How to Register and Pay 

Online signup and payment at is available for some class/workshop offerings.    Signup for other Classes/Workshops can be done at the gallery or directly with the instructor.
See each class/workshop listing for Signup and Payment details.

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

Stefan Baumann teaches Oil Painting every Wednesday at NVAL.

To sign up contact stefan by email or phone


NEW – ACRYLIC & MIXED MEDIA offered in addition to  WATERCOLOR
Jessica Willis teaches “Explorations in Watercolor, Acrylic and Mixed Media”

Jessica will be taking a summer break through August, maybe longer.  CLASSES WILL RESUME ASAP — perhaps with a new schedule TBA.

Phone:  740.497.5831 –  email:


internationally acclaimed artist robert burridge

4-day workshop “loosen up with aqua media”

September 4 – 7, 9am – 4pm at the SDA Church, 2828 Eureka Way, Redding

Workshop is Full.  To add your name to the waiting list, click here.


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.


Cost:  $450 for members, $500 for non-members.

PAYMENT IS DUE AT SIGNUP. ALL SIGNUPS ARE ONLINE at  No financial or contact info is stored on our website.  

If you need help with signup call Charlotte Bryson at 530-221-1993. 


Artwork by Robert Burridge

Judy King teaches “Portraits Made Simple” with Charcoal & Pastel

Classes are cancelled for the Summer — to be resumed in September

Date/Time:  Tuesdays,  12:30 to 3:30pm

Classes are ongoing and you can start anytime.  

Location:  NVAL Carter House Gallery

Cost:  $15 per class  — Pay at each session

If you are interested in taking the class, call Judy at 222-8491. 

Class Description 

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.