Archives for April 2020

Checking in with OPA Board Members during Covid-19

We thought it would be interesting to ask some of our Board Members what they have been up to since being quarantined. Here's what they have to say: Bill Suys OPA I came home from teaching at the Scottsdale Artists School on Feb. ... Read More...

Stretching

Our recent pandemic has forced us to hunker down. It’s par for the course, for many artists to stay inside for long hours, but this is beyond normal, as we know. Like many artists, I work at home. To earn a living, I teach, do storyboard ... Read More...

Comfort in Creating

Lindstrom’s oil palette; She works out of a wood box so she can put her oils away in the freezer each night.  Throughout my adult life, creating and art has always been a comfort. When I was 10 days overdue with my first child I sat, ... Read More...

Continuing The Learning Process…

"Leaf On The Vine" by Yolande McAlevey 16" x 16”  - Oil Whether you are an accomplished artist or a beginner, the journey of each individual artist always includes growth and personal challenge. Master’s in the field of painting ... Read More...