2017

2018

2018 OPAL Member Show

"Art from the Heart"

Westerville Community Center, Westerville, Ohio  43082

2019

OPAL; Ohio Pastel Artists League

Ohio pastel artists league (opal)

April 30 - May 31, 2019

  • Location:  Inniswood Metro Gardens, 940 S. Hempstead Rd, Westerville, OH
  • Theme:  "Celebrate Spring!"
  • Show Requirements:
    • OPAL members only: Submit up to two pieces
    • Largest footprint per painting is 24" x 24"
    • Not a judged show
  • Important Dates:
    • Monday, April 15, 2019-Midnight: E-mail number of paintings and size of paintings submitting
    • Tuesday, April 30, 2019 -- 12nn - 2 p.m. - Take-in*
    • Sunday, May 19, 2-4 p.m.  -- Artist Reception
    •  Friday, May 31, 2019 -- 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. - Take-down*
      • *Alternative arrangements for take-in and take-down will be made for members that cannot make the above times.  As the show gets closer, the alternative dates, times, and locations will be communicated.
  • Check back in April for show application to submit with your painting(s)


August 1 - 19, 2019 - OPAL Member Show

  • Tentative due to construction at the Westerville Community Center
    • Check back in the summer for final determination
  • Location: Westerville Community Center
  • Theme: "Our Inspirations..."
  • OPAL Members only: Submit up to three pieces
  • Not a judged show


October - November, 2019

  • Note there may be adjustments to the schedule as the event gets closer.  Please check back to the web site.
  • Location:The Works, 55 S. 1st St, Newark, Ohio
  • Theme: "Beautiful Ohio"
  • Show Requirements:
    • OPAL Members only: Submit up to three pieces
    • Juried show with prizes. Juror to be announced as we get closer to the show
  • Important Dates:
    • August 1, 2019 -- Early bird submission of images to be placed on the Art Card
    • October 5 - 11am - 1 pm : Take-in at The Works
    • October 7 - Show hanging
    • October 17, 2019 - Show Opening - Artist Reception 5-8:30 p.m.
    • December 28, 2019 - Show Closes
    • January 2, 3, 4, 2020 - Art pick-up at The Works
  • Check back in August for show application to submit with your painting(s)

2016 OPAL MEMBER Exhibition

Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH


1st-"Endless", Ginny Stocker; 2nd-"The Artists Mother", Angela Gage; 3rd-"View to the Sunny Side", Nancy L. Vance;

Honorable Mention:  "Insulators in a Basket", Karen Everhart; "Patiently Waiting", Kathryn Smithson; "South by Southwest", Nina Hawranick

2017 OPAL Member Show

Sunbear Studio, Alexandria, Ohio

2016

2018 OPAL Show

"Quest for the Best"

October 1, 2018 - November 29, 2018, Quest Conference Center, 8405 Pulsar Place, Columbus, OH (Near Polaris)