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You're invited to submit a painting for the 24th Annual National Exhibition & Convention. If you have questions, please contact me at

The following is a press release about the 2015 National Exhibition of Oil Painters of America:

Oil Painters of America will hold its Twenty-fourth Annual National Exhibition of Representational Oil Paintings, May 1 through May 25, 2015 with Cutter & Cutter Fine Art at their Brilliance in Color Gallery located in St. Augustine, Florida.

Approximately 30 awards will be given with a total value estimated in excess of $80,000, including a $25,000 Best of Show. Juror of Awards is renowned Master Signature Artist Huihan Liu OPAM. A full-color catalog will be available.

Submissions will be accepted starting November 4, 2014. Deadline for online submissions is Friday, January 23, 2015.

To enter, artists must reside in the U.S., Canada or Mexico and be a paid 2015 member of OPA at an annual fee of $70. OPA is currently accepting new member applications. To become a member, please visit:…

National Exhibition entry fee: $30 for the first entry, $15 for the second. Maximum Size Unframed: 1200 square inches. For a prospectus, visit the website at…

For more information about OPA, our exhibitions, sponsorship or becoming a donor, please email Liz Pusch at, call (815) 356-5987 or visit
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This group is for people who are oil Painters, are interested interested in becoming oil painters, or are starting out at being oil painters. Got a room full master pieces? Post them here! Have an old oil painting you did hanging out in your house, post it! Have a sketch of your first scratch at trying to paint a grape? we want that too. Painters of all skills and styles are valued contributors.

We are constantly on the look out for oil painting related tutorials, useful links, articles, and other useful information related to oil painting. So if you know of any please say so and we can add it to the list of resources.

This Group Does Not Accept Digital Art

Stop in and introduce yourself>>>… Tell us about your dog/imaginary dog.

Drop by our temporary group thread>>>…

That said,

Submit as many oil painting as you want. Fav's as well, if you KNOW of an oil paining here on dA suggest it as a fav to the group! :D

that's all for now, and as always, if you have any ideas for the club let it be known! :peace:




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Elena-Palenko Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2014

Thank you for accepting me

Bunnybunbunbutt Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2014
Hey there! I accidentally submitted a flower painting through potraits! Its supposed to be in still life!
Sydney-Smith Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Hi! I do the occasional oil painting, but not enough to really join a group. Is there any way just this piece could be accepted into the gallery? I would love to share it with an oil paint loving community. 

Crystallize by Sydney-Smith

Thank you! 
Clare-Bohning Featured By Owner Sep 13, 2014   Digital Artist
Absolutely, just submit it to the gallery folder you think it fits in. :)
Thanks for sharing your painting!
Sydney-Smith Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
I did, thanks!
NColmar Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2014
Thank you:) (Smile) 
Colorfielder Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you for accepting my request !
DonalCarr Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks for accepting my painting :)
SuzanneHole Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2014
Thanks for accepting my artwork!
halupka Featured By Owner May 12, 2014
Thanks for add :)
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