Upcoming Meetings & Events:

Figure Drawing:  Next Date is Sunday, November19th from 2 - 5pm at the CCC building. Contact: Jill Farris.


Art & Bark Show:  Artists of River Town members are invited to show ONE piece of Animal Artwork (any animal that might appear at our local shelter: dogs, cats, turtles, rabbits, emus, llamas, horses -- once they had an alligator at the shelter!
Showing at Oroville SPCA during the month of October. Bring in your artwork to the September General Meeting, Saturday 9/30 to join the show.
  • All work must be wired for hanging. 
  • All paper art must be framed. 
  • Art must come with some protective covering for transport (bubble wrap, cardboard)
  • Each Artist will need to fill out a waiver and labels.
  • Artists will be asked to make a 15% donation to the shelter from any sales during the show
Reception is Tuesday, October 3rd from 4 - 7pm  There will be light refreshments and shelter tours, possibly reduced adoption fees.   
Contact:  Machelle Conn 530 533-4140 or machconn@gmail.com  (If you email, put "Shelter Show" in the subject line.)


A.R.T. Member's Shows at STAGE State Theatre, Oroville

Upcoming shows:  Barbara Oertli and Carolyn Adams for October, Natalie Sherven for November, Shyla Cook for December. 
  • Artists needed for: January, February, March, April, May,( June and July).  You will need 20 to 30 framed works and we can have two or more members showing at a time.
Apply to show your work at upcoming shows, download & print form below:
Download A.R.T. / STAGE form here.
STAGE form for shows.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 604.1 KB


Standing Meetings:

Board Meetings: Second Tuesdays at 11 am, FRSCA

General Meetings: Last Saturdays at 9:30 to 10:30, FRSCA

City Arts Commission Meeting: Second Mondays 3:30, Oroville Council Chambers, 1735 Montgomery Street


For information on meetings and updates call David Tamori:  530-990-0416


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Current ART Board of Directors:

President,  David Tamori  Dtamori530@hotmail.com  530-990-0416

Vice President,   Michelle Conn   machconn@gmail.com

Secretary    (Open)

Treasurer,  John Holden  johnmholden@comcast.net

Director,  Jill Farris  jillaurafarris@yahoo.com

Director,  Walton Walker  nwalker41@yahoo.com


Web/Social Media:  Barbara Oertli, webmaster@art-coop.net



“The purpose of the Artists of River Town is to promote art, emphasizing the inspirational and educational qualities of art, united toward excellence of creativity, and to helping provide aesthetical joy and understanding of the pictorial world we share with all artists and the community.”   Rex Burress, 2006


Artists of River Town

Paints & Supplies Available

P.O. Box 162

Oroville, CA 95965



Considering Joining?

1. Fill out membership form and remit payment.

2. Attend a general meeting or reception.

3. If you want to show, fill out the Registration to Show form.

4. To show your art read and fill out the Showing my Art form.