Tag: Oakwood Artists’ League

Oakwood Artists League

  Oakwood Artists’ League (OAL) welcomes all skill levels that embrace mediums encompassing oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, mixed media, pen and pencil – yet, since we are NOT instructor-led, some prior experience would ensure your comfort. OAL members meet to cater to their individual endeavors on Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and every…

OAL art Show and Sale

Diane Hitt The Oakwood Artists League (OAL) is having an art show and sale in the Oakwood Arts and Craft courtyard. The show will coincide with the IronOaks Open House. The show is on Saturday, October 9, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please stop by to see our artwork. We have 35+ artists in…

Oakwood Artists’ league

Oakwood Artists’ League (OAL) members are ready for a critique session.

The Oakwood Artists’ League (OAL), formed in 2003, welcomes all skill levels that embrace mediums ranging from oil to acrylic, water color, pen, pencil, paper collages and dyes. Since we are not instructor-led, some prior experience is required. While OAL artists have received much acclaim, do not let this discourage you. Most of us seek…

Oakwood Artists League

Joyce Weary Members of the Oakwood Artists League (OAL) met in December for an end of the year photo-op and 2017 officer election in the Oakwood Arts and Crafts Building. The officers for 2017 are President Joyce Weary, Vice President Kay Blas, Secretary Suzie Lynch and Treasurer Diane Hitt. Last spring in mid-March through April…

Oakwood Artists League

Diane Hitt The Oakwood Artists League is having a fall art show and sale on Saturday, November 5 from 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. The show will be held in the Oakwood Arts and Crafts courtyard and in IronOaks garages during the garage sale. Hope to see you there.

Oakwood Artists’ League news

Members of the Oakwood Artists’ League (OAL) who met for their annual holiday meeting in early December. Group photo by R. Weary.

Joyce Weary The Oakwood Artists’ League (OAL) has been active in Oakwood Country Club in Sun Lakes since 2003 and currently has 40 members. Members meet every Friday all year in the Art and Framing Room in the Oakwood Arts and Crafts building. There they paint in several different mediums including oil, acrylic, watercolor, mixed…

Art store versus hobby store

Susan Plouzek We’ve all gone to the hobby stores with our 40% off coupon. You enter the store and find the art supplies. What? The colored pencils are under lock and key! “No big deal,” you tell yourself, “I’ll just find someone who works here.” Across the other side, you spy an employee. You make…

Art paper confusion

Susan Plouzek As an artist, have you noticed the new measurement for paper? Paper can be downright confusing. Over the next few months, I would like to explore and even try to clarify everything you ever wanted to know about paper. So this month of August, all of you artists who are brave enough to…

Oakwood Artists’ League create abstract paintings

Pictured (left to right) JoAnne Horner, Judy Yaryan, Sheila Petriello, Sally Kiste, Joyce Weary, Penny Benjamin Peterson (Instructor), Jill Townsend and Jill Curcio. Photo taken by Diane Hitt.

Susan Plouzek Can you believe it’s June already? It is officially summer and we are feeling the heat. In the Oakwood Artists’ League, we paint every Friday in the Arts and Crafts Room. There are artists who paint in oil, acrylic, watercolor, colored pencil, graphite, gouache, charcoal, pastel and ink. We paint on handmade papers,…

Oakwood Artists’ League news

Susan Plouzek Summer is once again upon us! Where does the time go? Winter friends are returning, or have returned, back to their traditional homes. We have had several new artists join OAL this past spring. As of this writing, our membership has increased to 39 members. Some of our members are moving away; you…