About Rainier League of Arts

Rainier League of Arts (RLA) is a non-profit art club located in Tacoma, WA. Meetings feature artist demonstrations of techniques and materials such as: Oil, watercolor, pastels, colored pencil, charcoal, acrylic, 3D art, photography and mixed media. RLA shows art in local area venues. Fred Oldfield was one of the founding members, some current members are also professional artists. The club was started in 1968 by Roselle Souza, Paul Chalk, Hazel Gibbons, Fred Oldfield and Aletha Deuel. RLA welcomes new members including fine artists, photographers, as well as new emerging artists. No fee to attend the first meeting, after that, yearly club dues are $25 for 2019-2020. RLA meetings are currently on hold due to Pandemic: 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. When not meeting; members continue to share art in RLA's Newsletter and on the "Rainier League of Art" Facebook Page.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

"Visions of Peace" Art Show


SCHEDULE CHANGE:  Art show ended on Dec. 6th due to painting of the Puyallup Activity Center by the City of Puyallup.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

The “Visions of Peace” Juried Art Show features over 40 paintings by members of Rainier League of Arts, which reflect the theme of “Peace”.  Miniature paintings and 3D art will also be on display beginning October 24th.

Meet these talented artists at the Reception on Thursday, November 1st, 5pm – 6:30pm.  (Awards announced at 5:30pm)

Premier Gallery is located inside the Puyallup Activity Center, 210 W Pioneer, Puyallup, WA.  Regular gallery Hours:  Mon – Friday 9am – 4:30pm. - curated by Arts Downtown.
Here are few of the paintings that are in the show:
"The Olive Branch", watercolor by Anne Doane, copyright 2018


"Buffalo by the River", oil, by Rita Welch, copyright 2018

"Home for Christmas", oil, by Rita Welch, copyright 2018

"Morning Swim", watercolor, by Anne Doane, copyright 2018

"Peace and Remembrance", watercolor, by Anne Doane, copyright 2018

"Yellowstone in Winter", oil, by Rita Welch, copyright 2018