Community and Guilds

Ardent Artists

Ardent Artists no longer meets at the Umpqua Valley Arts Association. Please contact them directly with any questions. Call Lora Block for more information 541-440-0567.


Association of Writers

Every second Monday, 10:45a.m.
Mercy Community Education Center Room 2
2459 Stewart Parkway, Roseburg
Call KatSue Grant 541-673-1744


Bill Mehlhoff Watercolor

Every Wednesday, 1-4pm
Gallery II
(No meetings August)
Call Bill Mehlhoff for more information 541-673-6381


Oregon Koi & Watergarden Society

Norman – 541-496-3403


PAPU (Plein Air Painters of the Umpqua)

Every Monday, March through September, rain or shine, on location. Click here for PAPU’s Facebook Page for a schedule of paint-outs.


Umpqua Valley Quilters’ Guild

1st & 3rd Tuesday of each month, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Gallery II
1st Thursday of each month, 5 – 9 p.m.
Gallery II
(No meetings June – August)
Call Shirley Pyle at 541-673-1191 or email her at slpyle@dcwisp.net for more info


Umpqua Weavers Guild

When: 4th Friday of each month   10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
September, October, November, January, February, March, April & May
Where: Gallery II
Additional Information: Jeanine Anderson   541-430-9713


U-Spin Fibers Guild

2nd Monday of each month, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Studio East
(No meetings July, August or December)
Call Pat Matovich for more information 541-863-4436


Call the Arts Center with questions at 541-672-2532.


Friends of the Umpqua Valley Arts Association: 

Hallie E. Ford Endowment for Arts in Education of The Oregon Community Foundation, Ed Moorin Trust, Oregon Arts Commission, Dr. John Wm. and Betty Long Unruh Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation, Betty Long Unruh Arts Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation, The Ford Family Foundation, United Commercial Travelers, Cow Creek Band, Arnold Morton, Lory Utz, Richard Worthey and Debbie Kelley, Marie Rasmussen, Umpqua Insurance, Umpqua Bank, Lone Rock Timber, Dawn and Jeffery Thomas.