About Us

Decorative Arts Society (DARTS) is a membership group of community-minded women and men who support the organization by participating in an annual lecture series presented by nationally and internationally known experts in the field of decorative arts, including, but not limited to, interior design, architecture, and landscape design.

DARTS was founded by a small group of enthusiastic local women under the leadership of Mary Anna Jeppe in 1995 as a support group New Directions for Women, Inc. The first lecture series was held at the old Irvine Coast Country Club and attracted one hundred fifty subscribers. Through this series, our members expand their knowledge of the decorative arts and their subscriptions and donations to DARTS provide funds for projects and programs which benefit woman and children in Orange County.

Board of Directors 2018 – 2019

Board of Directors, 2019-2020

Adrienne Garrison, President
Sandra Ayres
Hyla Bertea
Cathi Bledsoe
Diane Cannon
Angela Cord
Ann Dennis
Kim Donahue
Elana Donovan
Laraine Eggleston
Carolyn Garrett
Barbara Glabman
Marlene Hamontree
Madeline Hayward
Sharon Henwood
Karima Hunter
Mary Anna Jeppe
Maureen Madigan
Bonnie McClellan
Marion Palley
Shelby Rigg
Carole Steele

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