OUR teachers


Amy Brodie Scout | Club Mud, Mixed Media
Whitney Mendenhall | Club Mud, Muddy Buddies
Madi VanderArk | Painting, Mixed Media
Alexandra Bechtold | Painting, Drawing, Glass
Elly Liege | Painting, Sculpture, Ceramics
Farai Piloto | Drawing, Painting, Ceramics
Kirstie Richmann | Knitting, Quilting
Jessi Rich | Short Story, Creative Writing
Jodi Pellegrino | Yamhill-Carlton Classes


Jon Conchuratt | Ceramics
Debi Nelson | Ceramics
Cindy Markham | Recorder
Gary Buhler | Watercolor, Calligraphy
Nicole Williford | Painting, Drawing
Veronica Bartlett | Painting, Collage, Sculpture
Breanne Sherwood | Glass, Fabric Arts, Cartooning
Marcy Baker | Printmaking, Collage
Sagan Newham | Drawing, Oil Painting

Independent Teachers

The instructors listed below are individuals offering private lessons here at the Chehalem Cultural Center. Please contact them directly for pricing and scheduling of lesson times, or any other questions you may have about their courses. Thank you!


Tara Velarde | Piano | 503.857.3394
Myron Leory | Guitar | 503.939.2272
Frank Huston | Guitar | 217.891/4266
Nathanael Ankeny | Saxophone | 971.404.7726


Renata Marsal | Pilates | Studio Origin
Grace Deane | Tango | Tango of Newberg