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                       Current Happenings

  Amidst all the ruckus we are striving to push forward to a more active 2022.  We are currently scheduling shows this year and you can see a brief list on this page. There is more information on the Exhibits Page. As the year proceeds if any adjustments are needed, we will post accordingly.

  Our current featured artist Is Kathryn Van Acker. 

  You can find her information on the "featured
artist" page. 

  Classes this year are starting soon.  The Gloria Dawson-Teats 10-week course in the Spring has been scheduled pending covid restrictions. Gloria is known for her stunning oil paintings, but she also works with watercolor and pastels. She has been teaching for years and we are blessed to have her in our guild. Gloria is also the current vice president of the SRAG, class coordinator and show chairman.

  *Classes for this year are listed on our activities calendar. email: for info.

  Sharon Herther will be teaching a watercolor class May 12 & 13. Her subjects range from her sweet pups to landscapes paintings mountains rivers lakes and much more. 

Other upcoming classes:

Kaye York- acrylics, June 11 & 12

Valeria Yost- acrylics, Plein air Sept 17 & classroom 18 

  Mary Bakker recently taught a fun polymer clay ornament class. Mary has been a member for years. She primarily paints in oils and has taught numerous classes including oils, acrylics, pastels and polymer clay. Her paintings and sculptures have homes in private collections around the country and she has been published in the American Artist Magazine.

Nancy Gresham was the featured artist from June 21 through July 18, 2022 at the Wenaha Art Gallery in Dayton Washington. see photo of her display below.


                     Upcoming Events   - 2022

 *March Artisan Madness Show & Sale- March 19 & 20

WBARD Building White Bird Idaho (old school bldg.)

*April-September Showing at the Pine Tree Credit Union Grangeville, Idaho

 * Valley Art Center - April 1 - 30, Clarkston, Washington

 * White Bird Days SRAG Round Robin, June 18

 Booth at Veterans Park, White Bird, Idaho


 * Border Days -SRAG Border Days Art Show

July 1, 2 , 3 & 4 at the Elks Club in Grangeville, Idaho

 *Salmon River Art Guild Fall Art and Artisan Gifts Show & Sale - Oct. 1 & 2 

Riggins Community Center, Riggins, Idaho

SRAG Christmas Bazaar- Dec. 17, 11 am - 3 pm, pt

WBARD Building, White Bird Idaho

  *See Exhibit Page for more info

polymer clay character dolls and handpainted rocks