(Oregon artist Sam Hamilton (foreground) with the Camas High School Choir following a 2019 performance of “THIS IS A CHOIR” at Portland Art Museum. Hamilton recently received a Career Opportunity grant award from the Arts Commission and The Ford Family Foundation | Photo courtesy of Oregon Arts Commission) Ensuring artists’ access to funding opportunities and…

(PAPO at Black Butte Ranch | Photos courtesy of Plein Air Painters of Oregon) After a two-year hiatus due to smoke and COVID, the annual Art at The Ranch fundraiser for the Sisters School District art programs returns at the Black Butte Lodge. As part of the event, the Plein Air Painters of Oregon (PAPO)…