• Creatures Among Us Exhibit

    Creatures Among Us Exhibit

      Exhibit runs August 8–September 5 Opening Reception Friday, August 8, 7-9 pm Judge: Jose Agustin Andreu, M.F.A. Adjunct Professor SAIC and Columbia College Judged Show: First, Second, Third Place… Read more →

  • Off the Grid Exhibit

    Off the Grid Exhibit

    July 11–August 1 Opening Reception Friday, July 11, 7–9 pm Judged Show–1st, 2nd, 3rd, 2 Honorable Mentions and a People’s Choice Artist Demo on “Abstract Eco Collage” during our Reception in… Read more →

  • 2014 WORKSHOPS

    2014 WORKSHOPS

    For those who want to learn a new art skill but do not have the time to take a class that lasts several weeks….a new series of workshops with top Chicago… Read more →

  • Become A Member!

    Become A Member!

    Support one of the longest continually operating arts organizations in the Chicago area, the Oak Park Art League. OPAL is a gem in the community that not only offers art… Read more →

FALL SESSION of Classes

FALL SESSION of Classes

Session I  September 15 – Oct 20 CLASS OFFERINGS  <>  REGISTER HERE!    Oil + Cold Wax Painting with Dianne Martia  Mondays 9:30 – 12:00pm The Beauty of Pastel with Mike Latala  Mondays 1:00 – 3:00pm KID’S CLASS   Frieda’s Free Form Flying Machine  Kids ages 9-12  8 Week Program starts Mon Sept. 22,  Mondays 3:15-4:45 pm Beginning Drawing with Jesse Howard   Mondays… Read more →

SUMMER SESSIONS for Teens & Adults

SUMMER SESSIONS for Teens & Adults

Classes are offered for all three, 5 week sessions unless noted REGISTER FOR CLASSES ONLINE Cold Wax & Oil with Diane Martia – Mondays 1-4pm    SUMMER I Beginning Drawing with Jesse Howard – Mondays 6-8pm Painting Choose Your Medium with Carol Richardson O’Brien – Tuesdays 1-3pm Pen & Ink with Carol Richardson O’Brien – Tuesdays 1-3pm Figure and Portrait Drawing with… Read more →

MEMBER NEWS

MEMBER NEWS

Have some news to share?  Exhibit, award, art related event? Please email the details to oakparkartleague@gmail.com with “MEMBER NEWS” in the subject line  or use the form below so we can include your news in our next newsletter. Thank you! EXHIBIT ANNOUNCEMENTS Sugar Beet Co-op Pop Up Art Show & Open House JUNE 28, 2014; 1-4 PM812 W. Madison Ave. Oak Park, IL Meet, mingle and shop for one-of-a-kind… Read more →

Draw the Figure

Draw the Figure

Please Note: OPAL’s Sunday and Tuesday drop-in figure drawing sessions will be taking a hiatus during the months of July and August. Please check back for start up dates at the end of August.  

3rd Thursdays @ OPAL

3rd Thursdays @ OPAL

You can plan on something happening each month on 3rd Thursdays. Every other 3rd Thursday we host Dinner & Discuss in the Main Gallery where participants bring up to 3 works to get feedback on from the group and also  a dish to share for a great meal with fellow artists and OPAL members. Join us! On the other alternating 3rd Thursdays join us at Prairie… Read more →