California Chapter News

Welcome to the Northern California Chapter

The Northern California Chapter of Artist for Climate Awareness is a new chapter centered in the San Francisco Bay Area, but includes all of northern California. If you have an idea for an event or activity, please contact Patricia (below).


We encourage all members of ACA to participate in our events whenever possible!

The Northern California Chapter coordinator is Patricia Larenas; contact me at

Recent Events:

San Vicente Redwoods Preserve

2024 Workshops 

Dates to be Announced:

Making Soil Pigments                   


12001 Empire Grade

Santa Cruz, CA

We’re planning a couple of workshops where we’ll make soil and charcoal pigments, and have time to make art at this beautiful redwood preserve in the Santa Cruz Mountains.  Our host is the Land Trust of Santa Cruz County. 

For more information:













Artists of the Northern California Chapter 

Painting of oak tree and leaves by Patricia Larenas

Patricia Larenas


Susan Butler-Graham painting of Sparrow Perch

Susan Butler-Graham