About Rainier League of Arts

Rainier League of Arts, a non-profit art club located in Tacoma, WA, was founded in 1968 by Paul Chalk, Aletha Deuel, Fred Oldfield, Roselle Souza, and Hazel Gibbons. New members are welcome, including: Fine artists, photographers, and emerging artists. RLA meetings feature art presentations of techniques/materials such as: Oil, watercolor, pastel, colored pencil, charcoal, acrylic, 3D art, photography and mixed media. RLA shows artwork in local area venues. While meetings are currently on hold due to the Pandemic, members continue to share art in RLA's Newsletter and on the "Rainier League of Art" Facebook Page and participate in area art shows. When meetings resume, they will take place on the 3rd Tuesday each month at 7PM at Mid-County Community Center, 10205 44th Ave. E, Tacoma, WA (behind Central Avenue Elementary School) No meetings in July or August. Potluck in lieu of Dec. meeting. No fee to attend the first meeting, after that, yearly club dues are $25 for 2021-2022.

Saturday, August 1, 2020

Welcome to Rainier League of Arts

Rainier League of Arts Board Members, 2019 - 2020:

President:  Chrystine Westphal 425-971-6118
Treasurer:  JoAnn Dorsey-Hayden 253-531-7532
Secretary:  Anne Doane

Rainier League of Arts Committee Chairs, 2019 - 2020:

Programs:  Barbara Waid
Newsletter:  Anne Doane
Show Coordinator: Anne Doane
Publicity:  Anne Doane
Sunshine:  Liz McDevitt (text only) 253-414-3712

All RLA Meetings are Currently Suspended Due to The Pandemic

ALL RLA meetings are currently suspended due to the Pandemic. When RLA meetings resume: There is no charge to attend the first meeting. After that, yearly club dues for 2019 - 2020 are only $25 per year.  There is usually an art demo/presentation and a refreshment break prior to the meeting.  Club members are encouraged to bring their artwork and talk a bit about it at the meeting.  Guests are also welcome to bring their artwork to the meeting!
Under normal circumstances: Meetings are held at the Mid-County Community Center, 10205 44th Ave. E, Tacoma, WA (Located behind Central Avenue Elementary School).    on the Third Tuesday of each month at 7pm from Sept thru May (with Holiday Potlucks beginning at 6pm in December and June in lieu of meeting), however, due to the Pandemic, ALL RLA meetings are currently suspended.  No meetings are held in July or August.