Welcome! The Olney Art Association (OAA) located in Olney, Maryland, USA, and founded in 1974, is a professional, learning, creative community of visual fine artists whose expertise ranges in a variety of media, such as oil painting, watercolor, acrylics, pastel, colored pencil, pen and ink, printmaking, mixed media, sculpture, ceramics, digital art and photography. Our meetings are held in the Olney Community Room in the Buffington/Remax Building. This building is located at 3300 Olney Sandy Spring Road in Olney 20832. It is located between Ricciuti's Restaurant and the Bank of America. The Community Room is on the side which faces the bank. 

OAA Calendar

Jan 15, 2019  OAA Meeting - speaker, Bill Mapes, teaches portrait painting at Hood College\

Feb 4, 2019 OAA Board Meeting

Feb 4, 2019 Begin submitting images for Gallery at Ranazul show

Feb 25, 2019  Pick-up artwork from Shaare Tefila Gallery show

Mar 5, 2019  OAA Meeting - speaker, Alison Menke

Mar 4, 2019  Ranazul image submission deadline

Mar 31, 2019 Ranazul show hung 9:30 am,  show opens same day.

April 1, 2019  OAA Board Meeting

April 7, 2019  Ranazul reception, 4 - 5pm

April 28, 2019 Ranazul take down 10 a.m. 

May 7, 2019 OAA Meeting, speaker, Walt Bartman

June 3, 2019 OAA Board Meeting

July 2, 2019  OAA Meeting, speaker, Bill Mapes, portraits, oils

Aug 5, 2019  OAA Board Meeting

Sep 3, 2019  OAA Meeting, speaker, Bill Schmidt

Oct 7, 2019  OAA Board Meeting

Nov 5, 2019  OAA Meeting, speaker, Jennifer Rutherford, connection to music, opera, visual arts

Dec 2, 2019  OAA Board Meeting

Dec 4, 2019  OAA Holiday Party

Eighth Annual Ranazul Show 2019

Eighth Annual Ranazul Show ~ 2019

Our Eighth Annual show at La Galeria in Ranazul Restaurant (Fulton/Maple Lawn), will open on Sunday, March 31st with a reception on Sunday, April 7, 2019 from 4 to 5 p.m. This is an excellent opportunity to meet the artists as you view their work and enjoy complimentary tapas and beverages. This exhibit includes fine, original artwork done by our members and will remain on display through April 27th. We look forward to seeing you there! www.ranazul.us

Artists: see attached documents (below the following picture) for information on entering the show.

Lori Myers "Azaleas at Brighton Dam' pastel

                              Lori Myers "Azaleas at Brighton Dam" pastel

Shaare Tefila Gallery Show 2019

Ann Bolt 'The Pond' watercolor, 15 x 18"

Show theme is Winter Wonders.  Shaare Tefila is at 16620 Georgia Avenue, just up the hill from the Antiques Village on the frontage road.  Shaare Tefila is usually open 9 to 5 on Monday through Thursday but call first to make sure. 

 

Feb 25, 2019 Pick up works from the Shaare Tefila Show

 

 

Olney Library Exhibit

Sherry Jose 'Serenity'

 

The current exhibit of original artwork by OAA members is of original artwork.  Please stop by during library hours to view these delightful artworks in various mediums.  All artwork is for sale.  Dropoff and