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Call for Entries: US Military Veterans Art Exhibit

December 9 - 17

Open to all US Military veterans. Artwork must be original and created by a US military veteran. Drawing, painting, fine art printmaking and photography will be accepted.

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OSA Monotype Party

OSA demonstrations are free and open to the public. Join us for inspiration and information about making art!
marcy baker demo

Monotype with Marcy Baker

Friday, November 30, 12 - 1pm

A regionally recognized artist throughout the Northwest. Baker’s monotypes, collages, and paintings have been featured in numerous solo, invitational juried exhibitions nationally.

monotype party

The OSA Monotype Party 2018 & Exhibition of Monotype Prints

Saturday, December 1, 6 - 8pm

Forty invited artists will be working throughout the day, creating unique monotype prints. Artwork will be installed in the OSA gallery, culminating in a reception and sale from 6 to 8pm.

In the OSA Gallery

Gallery Hours: Mon - Sat, 1 - 4pm
Friday-evening and Sunday-afternoon opening receptions - see listings below.
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November 2 - 27

200 for under 200 Show and Sale

-November 2 - 27
December 9 - 17

US Military Veterans Art Exhibit

-December 9 - 17

Handmade Brush Holders Support Building-Expansion Fund

Purchase a handmade brush holder for your studio or as a gift to a fellow artist and support the OSA Building Expansion Project!

These beautiful hardwood brush holders are made by OSA member Mike Porter. Mike is donating proceeds to the OSA building-expansion fund.
$30 : approximate dimensions are 3" diameter and 6" tall for short-handle brushes, taller for long-handle brushes.

To purchase, contact Mike Porter:, 503-803-7231. Also ask Mike about other items including coffee scoops, pepper mills, or bowls.

Brush Holder picture

(503) 228-0706

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