• ECO ART Classes & Events

    ECO ART Classes & Events

    The Oak Park Art League is proud to offer programming that encourages creativity as well as sustainability. There are special events, classes and exhibits to expand green eco consciousness for adults… Read more →

  • Summer ART Camps

    Summer ART Camps

    The Oak Park Art League offers Summer ART Camps that provide budding artists the opportunity to explore creativity through multi-sensory, experiential art-based projects and activities, led by practicing artists and experienced… Read more →

  • WINTER  Session

    WINTER Session

    WINTER II  Feb 23 – Mar 29 Winter II session begins the week of February 23 and offers adult classes in drawing, painting, mixed media, and daily after school classes for… Read more →

  • Art Classes for Kids

    Art Classes for Kids

       Does your child love to draw? Are you looking for art classes to help develop their talent? OPAL offers  after school Art experiences for your child REGISTER for Winter II… Read more →

  • The OPAL Flea

    The OPAL Flea

    Beginning in 2015, OPAL will launch a new program to encourage local shopping, support of the arts and give artists and art lovers a spot to sell, donate and shop… Read more →

  • Color of Passion Exhibit

    Color of Passion Exhibit

    OPEN CALL Work that expresses the emotive qualities of color Opening Reception: February 13, 7–9 pm Judged Show: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 2 Honorable Mentions Drop off work February 7–11 |… Read more →

RETRO PROM

RETRO PROM

Pick your decade and come ready to dance! 50’s cool • 60’s retro • 70’s groovy • 80’s glam Vote for King & Queen • Bid on original artwork • Sip VIP cocktails and dine on finger foods and desserts from local restaurants • Local Celebrity Lip Sync Battle. You won’t want to miss this outrageous event in support of… Read more →

Local Celebrity Lip Sync Battle

Local Celebrity Lip Sync Battle

Featured entertainment at the RETRO PROM We need your help! Local celebrities will compete in a Lip Sync Battle that will be the first of its kind in Oak Park, but, in order for our celebrities to perform, OPAL will need to raise $2,500 in donations. So, please be generous! Your tax-deductible donation of at least $15 will be used… Read more →

Nature Untamed Exhibit

Nature Untamed Exhibit

Up Next! Nature Inspired Works of any medium! Don’t bother to tame it just frame it and bring it to our next gallery exhibit.

Marketing your Art in 2015

Marketing your Art in 2015

The Oak Park Art League is excited to help local artists market their art through social media and web platforms in 2015 with a six part series Marketing your Art in 2015. Each session will address a different facet of modern day art marketing and will be held in the Oak Park Art League Gallery. Each session begins at 7pm. Please register your… Read more →

ART Parties @ OPAL

ART Parties @ OPAL

We are committed to providing art-based parties, scout/youth group activities for children and  parties, showers and team building for adult groups that will be remembered by all for years to come. Our party fees include the use of a private space in our historic coach house, an artist-instructor and supplies and materials. Kids’ ART Birthday Party Package We provide our art… 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 Karen Gubitz is excited to exhibit my work at The Brent and Jean Wadsworth Family Gallery at Lewis University, Romeoville campus. Please join me on Thursday, March 12,… Read more →

Draw the Figure

Draw the Figure

For decades the Oak Park Art League has recognized the importance of figure study to artists of all skill levels and media and offers an array of live model figure drawing and painting opportunities that are open to the public on a drop in basis. We welcome you to join us! Please note – No paper or art materials are supplied. These self-instructed sessions are… Read more →