Coming Up in the OSA Gallery:
The OSA Gallery is open to the public for free viewing from 1 pm to 4 pm daily except Sundays and Holidays.
Visitors are welcome! While you visit, inquire about classes, workshops, upcoming demos, and becoming a member.
June - Rose Festival Show (Juried)
members and the public may enter work
Take in Art: Tuesday, May 30, 10 am - 4 pm
Take In Art: Wednesday, May 31, 9 am - 11 am
Artist Reception: Sunday, June 4, 1 - 4 pm
Pick up Art: Thursday & Friday, June 28 & 29, 1 - 4 pm
Framing Guidelines for Juried Show
Framing Guidelines & Prospectus
July - Extreme Sizes
Take in Art: Friday July 6, 10 - noon
Take In Art: Saturday July 7, 1 -3 pm
Artist Reception: Sunday, July 9, 1 - 3 pm
Pick up Art: Thursday & Friday, July 27 & 28, 1 - 4 pm
See Framing Guidelines Below
Artists' Entry Fees:
OSA does not take commission fees for selling artists' work.
Download the required OSA Release Form to submit with your artwork
Non-juried shows: $25 for 1 to 3 paintings
Non-juried art shows accept all media: Oil, Acrylic, Watercolor, Mixed Media, Photography, Pastel, Digital Media, Glass Fused, Encastic Painting
Spring ( March) and Fall (September) Juried shows: $25 for 1 painting, $30 for 2 paintings No photography accepted (Members Only)
Rose Festival (June) Juried show: No photography accepted in juried shows
OSA Members: $25 for the first entry, $10 for the second entry (Open to the Public)
Nonmembers: $35 for the first entry, $10 for the second entry
200 for Under $200 show: $35 for the first entry, $15 each for 2nd and 3rd entry photography accepted (Open to the Public)
Download the required OSA Release Form
Download a printable pdf with framing guidelines for juried and non-juried shows
PLEASE NOTE: Please take care that your entries meet all specifications. Entries not meeting these specifications will not be accepted.
Framing Guidelines for NON-JURIED SHOWS:Paintings must be framed to OSA standards and ready to hang
All frame styles are acceptable
Frames must have hanging wire secured with D-ring style hangers. No other hanging system will be accepted
Unframed "gallery wrapped" canvases must have:
- Sides painted, NO raw canvas showing
- NO staples showing
- MINIMUM DEPTH – 1 ½ inches
NO screw eyes – NO saw tooth hangers
Taut wire must be attached to the frame not the painting
Color mats are acceptable/Dark mats are acceptable
MAXIMUM framed dimension – 48 inches – on any side
MINIMUM framed dimension – 11 inches – on any side
- Exception to 11 inch minimum: When one dimension is shorter than 11"…Any 2 conjoining sides that total 22 inches are acceptable, example, a canvas measuring 8"x 16" = 24"
Entries larger than 22" x 28" – outside dimension – MUST be Plexiglas – No scratches
Glass and mats must be clean and free from lint/hair/spots, etc.
Collages: 75% of the work must be original to the artist.
Framing Guidelines for JURIED SHOWS:
All work must be original to the artist