Plein Air Volunteers

Volunteering at Umpqua Plein Air

Volunteers Needed! We’re looking for volunteers to help us to make make this year’s Umpqua Plein Air event the best it can possibly be!

It is with your dedication and sweet attention to detail that makes this the most special painting experience for our visiting artists. If you have a love of spreading cheer and an interest to be involved, then we need you!

Our volunteer luncheon and orientation (where I get to serve you lunch :) is on September 7th from 11am to 1pm. You must RSVP for the orientation. The link to sign up for the various positions and timeframes during the event  is below(please fill out the form and let us know if you can attend the orientation & luncheon). You may also call and speak to Amanda to sign up. Please let her know if you will be coming to the orientation/brunch :)
Here is a list of volunteer opportunities:
  • Baked goods – Deliver to UVAA on Tuesday, Sept 24 anytime from 1-3pm
  • Room set up – Friday, September 20th from 3pm-5pm
  • Artist Social Food Service – Tuesday, Sept 24 from 10:30-1pm
  • Artist Social Clean up – Tuesday, Sept 24 from 1pm-2pm
  • Artist Check-In – Tuesday, Sept 24 from 10am-11pm
  • Hospitality Tables at Paint out locations – Tues, Sept 24th from 4pm-6pm, Wed, Thurs & Fri, 25, 26, 27 from 8am – 1pm (shifts are two hours long)
  • Artwork Check-In – Friday, Sept 27 from 3pm-6:00pm
  • Art Install – Saturday, Sept 28 from 10-1pm
Please don’t hesitate to contact me with questions. I love hearing from you! 541-672-2532

Sign up online below

Or call us to get signed up:  541-672-2532.

Volunteer Luncheon/Training:

September 7th 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

For more information contact Sandee McGee, Gallery Director via email at: or by calling 541-672-2532.

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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.