• 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 →

  • Van Gogh Live Performance

    Van Gogh Live Performance

    “A Walk Through the Wheatfields” The missing journals of Vincent van Gogh. A one-man show written and performed by Terrence James Coffman with cameo appearances by Keith and Rhona Taylor plus other Art League… Read more →

  • POSES Exhibit

    POSES Exhibit

    UP NEXT: Kicking off the new year is our Open Call exhibit featuring figurative works and portraiture in any medium. Judged for 1,2,3 place

  • WINTER  Session

    WINTER Session

        WINTER I  Jan 19 – Feb 22 WINTER II  Feb 23 – Mar 30 Winter I session begins the week of January 19th and offers adult classes in… Read more →

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 →



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 Jesse Howard will have an exhibit at Elmhurst College / Frick Center, Founders Lounge January: 26-February 28, 2015 Reception: Thursday Feb. 19, 4.30-6:30pm Artist talk @5pm The… 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 →