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Sequoia Gallery + Studios

136 SE 3rd Avenue

Hillsboro, OR 97123


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In This Issue
"Northwest Light" Show
Winter Workshops
Sequoia's Ornament Tree
New Members
Call to Artists
Volunteering at Sequoia
Sequoia Gallery has received support from two arts organizations this year. 
The Hillsboro Arts and Culture Council has granted us funds to update our website and  improve our communications with the community.

The Cultural Coalition of Washington County has granted us funds to obtain a gallery hanging system

Art Workshops
Click on the classes link on the masthead above to see the upcoming educational offerings for artists.  We're constantly working on scheduling more, so check back often!

of Directors
Martin Conley
Rebecca Buchanan
vice president
Doug Pettitt
Linda Jerome
Victoria Shepard
past president
Jan Simmons
community representative
Carol Loughner
community representative

Sequoia ArtNews 
What's Happening at Sequoia January 2014
Celebrating Our 6th Anniversary 

Come have a piece of cake and join us to toast the future while enjoying our "Northwest Light" annual all member show! Celebrate
our 6th anniversary of art exhibitions at
 our First Tuesday Opening on January 7th, from 6 to 8 pm and continues through the end of January.
"Northwest Light" Annual All Member Show  
January 7-31, 2014 
Crackle Bowl in Red, 
JoAnn Wellner
Come observe the various techniques artists use to create light in their art pieces. Linda Jerome captures light in her still life paintings; Sylvia Tucker's landscape oils glow; and see the light through the vibrant colors of JoAnn Wellner's fused glass. Visit the gallery and see more of our Sequoia artists' use of light in the All Member "Northwest Light" Show, opening on First Tuesday, January 7-31. At the reception, enjoy appetizers, wine and music.
Register online on our new updated website
Winter Workshops 
Meet your New Year's resolution to learn new drawing techniques or improve your painting skills with one or more of our art classes. Our award winning instructors and small class sizes make our art classes the perfect way to start the new year.

Our class calendar for 2014 includes drawing, acrylic, oil, watercolor, pastel and photography. Some highlights for January are:
  • Eric Jacobsen will give an oil painting demonstration, followed by a 'painting in your studio' workshop.
  • Steve Kleier will demonstrate using drawing in watercolor paintings, followed by workshops. 
Register for classes now. Visit the website for the entire class list with details and photos. 

Registration options:
Register: online using PayPal at
or at the gallery, or by calling 503-693-0401.

For further class information contact Claudia at 503-750-6453.
See our ornament tree
Ornament Tree
We have glass and hand painted ornaments to enjoy throughout the year or tuck away for your tree next year. Please visit the gallery and help us "undecorate" our tree to support Sequoia Gallery + Studios non-profit mission to bring art awareness and education to the community.

For more pictures of our ornament making visit Sequoia's Facebook Page.
New Members
We have two new members joining us for our January show. Please welcome Dawn Kelly, a watercolorist and oil painter and Elaine Treadwell, a sculptor of found objects. 
Call to Artists
Sequoia Gallery + Studios is currently accepting applications for gallery membership. Applications are reviewed twice per year in the spring and fall. We are especially looking for ceramic artists, but any application for review will be accepted. For more information, call the gallery at 503-693-0401, visit our website: or call Linda Jerome: 
Volunteering at Sequoia

Whether you are an artist, collector, or someone who just appreciates fine art, you can help Sequoia by volunteering to help staff the gallery.  Gallery staffers serve 4 hour shifts on the days of their choosing, depending on slots available. Volunteer applications are available at the gallery.  

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