Amber’s contributions and recognitions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Past regional and state director for Very Special Arts.

  • Curated art exhibitions at the Enloe Regional Cancer Center,  Ronald Regan Library Gallery, Children's Gallery in the California State Capital, California Governor’s Chambers and several private galleries.

  • Local Awards: 6 time recipient of the Chico Mayor’s Award, Chico Art Council Annie Award

  • Volunteered as the fine art consultant for Patrick Ranch Museum: coordinating art shows, children’s activities and fundraisers

  • Enloe Cancer Center Volunteer – Fine arts committee. Artist lessons for the Healing Arts Gallery

  • Mind Vacations Through Watercolor Painting development and instructor

  • Fine Arts Consulting Business – Coordinates art workshops for local and national artists and teach individual lessons and group workshops on water media techniques.  Mind Vacations through Watercolor.

  • Develop, administrate and lead travel art retreats for individual participants

  • Coordinated the Gateway Museum’s community garden: art show and a children’s art program in coordination with the nutrition program through CSUC.

  • Past Chairperson of the Butte County Water Color Society and the Chico Arts Center

  • Exhibited work – Many local and national juried exhibitions and galleries.  Currently Amber's paintings and photography can be viewed at Sally Dimas Gallery, Amber Palmer Studio Gallery, Umpqua Bank, Broadway Heights, and Red Tavern.

  • Chico News & Review “Voice of Visual Arts” for Artober 2010.

  • Thresholds – Brain Injury Coalition, Interactive art therapy, 2016

  • North Valley Art League – 2016 Small Painting Show

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Mind Vacation Watercolor Workshops

Amber Palmer, MA, MFT, Fine Art Consultant & Artist
1430 Esplanade, Suite 15
Chico, CA  95926

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