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Artwork: ‘Interference’ and ‘The Alternate’ by Kyle Franklin
‘Interference’ received the Primary Best in Show award for The Student Juried Exhibition in 2013

CALL FOR ENTRIES!!

**Visual artists, 18 years of age or older who live in the state of Ohio and are enrolled as a Full Time student in undergraduate or graduate program, are eligible for entry in the Ohio Art League’s Student Juried Exhibition. This year, the Student Juried Exhibition will take place at the Fisher Gallery of Otterbein University from August 24 through October 2.

Jim Bowling, sculptor, Associate Professor at Otterbein, and Ohio Designer Craftsman board member, is our Juror of Esteem for this year’s Student Juried Exhibition!

Join us for the Opening Reception on Friday, September 18th from 4-7pm

**Deadline for submission is Friday, July 31st by 11:59 AM (noon)**

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Artists interested in entering works are asked to associate with the theme of the exhibition, Narratives and Story Telling.

For more information on how to get the ball rolling, visit http://www.oal.org/studentjuried

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Artwork: ‘In the Ranks of Death’ by Jordin Caudill

Ohio Made Award Reception

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Tickets are still available for the Ohio Made: All-Ohio Art Festival Awards Ceremony the night preceding the festival: Friday September 26. For the 2nd Annual Ohio Made Festival, the Ohio Art League has teamed up with the Columbus Idea Foundry, the Art and Artists Of Network, Columbus Cultural Arts Center, and the Ohio History Connection to bring you a weekend that is not to be missed!

The Award Reception will be held Friday, September 26th from 6-9pm at the Ohio History Connection Center’s Red Carpet.

The Award Reception will especially recognize top entries among the notable local artists and crafters:

  • The Artistic Accomplishments in Ohio Award
  • Juror’s Choice Awards
  • People’s Choice Award in Best Art in Exhibition
  • People’s Choice Award in Best Booth Setup

Barb Vogel and Kojo Kamau are two Ohio Art League members and well accomplished, influential individuals in the arts community. Join us as we award their achievements alongside those listed above and commend their efforts as Jurors for the Ohio Made 2014 Art Exhibition. Additionally, Glass Axis’s Mike Herrick will be making this years honorary awards!

Stick around for the art raffle, in which you have a chance to win one of a kind artwork from local artists, among other prizes!

With music from the one-and-only DJ Vinh Vu, an impeccable catered menu from Cameron Mitchell, and a stellar guest list, the Ohio Made Award Reception is the ideal night out. Do yourself a favor and purchase tickets today!

Unable to attend but want to leave your mark? As always, donations are welcomed and ever appreciated. Donate or sponsor!

For more information on Ohio Made, to contact us, or for insight on more of what the OAL has to offer, take a look at our website!

T-minus 4 days!

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Never fear! There’s still time to register for Ohio Made Vendor Booths and the Juried Art Exhibition, but you’ve only got until Sunday (Aug 3) at 11:59 pm!

Don’t miss the chance to be a part of the great celebration that is Ohio Made: All- Ohio Arts Festival this September at the historic Ohio Village. The Ohio Made Festival is not only a celebration of local art, but of art enthusiasts and patrons as well. The Award Reception for the Juried Exhibition, held the night before the festival (Sept. 26), will include catered h’orderves by Cameron Mitchell, music, art raffle, honorary awards celebration, and local artists. 

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Exceptional, local food, art, music, and atmosphere are but a few of the perks to signing up-or even attending- the Ohio Made festival on September 27. We are excited to be honoring Barb Vogel and Kojo Kamau; two accomplished Ohio artists that have been recognized as ‘elders’ in the art community. Their hard works and creativity will be credited in the VIP recognition ceremony, and if your works are chosen, you’ll be exhibiting right alongside them!

No matter what artists, demonstrators or crafters sign up for, opportunities for awards are bountiful! Notable local artists will be specially recognized and awards will be given for top entries:

  • The Artistic Accomplishments in Ohio Award
  • Juror’s Choice Awards
  • People’s Choice Award in Best Art in Exhibition
  • People’s Choice Award in Best Booth Setup

 If you’re interested in attending the Awards Reception on September 26 from 6- 9 pm, tickets and/or sponsorship tables may be purchase for the reception. We, of course, appreciate all the donations.

$60 Single Ticket/$110 for a pair with 2 drink tickets
Click the image below to visit the Ohio Made Facebook Page!
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Take a few minutes and look over the details for all the awesome stuff we’ll have going on, and sign up before August 3rd

Ohio Made Vendor Booths and Juried Exhibition

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Don’t miss out on the celebration that is Ohio Made! Commemorate Ohio-based artists and crafters while enjoying great food, drinks, and music on September 27, 2014 from 10 am to 5 pm at the Ohio Village.

Join us for an award ceremony that will take place on September 26th from 6:30-9pm at the Ohio Historical Society to celebrate Barb Vogel and Kojo Kamau, elders in the community,and recognize award winners. The Award Ceremony / Reception will be catered by none other than Cameron Mitchell Catering!

It’s not too late to register for a Vendor Booth or to enter for the Juried Art Exhibition! Visit the Ohio Art League Ohio Made page for details and to sign up!

Here are a few of the vendors that have already signed up!

Eric Shook with Madtinkerer

Madeleine Etter with Phyllis and Hazel

Charles Smith with Choxley

Rebecca Rea/Spinfire Studios

 Marang Studios

Ohio Made Vendor Booth Registration is Still Open!


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Join the Ohio Art League, along with Ohio Historical Society, Columbus Idea Foundry, Cultural Arts Center and the Art and Artists of.. to celebrate Ohio artists and crafters in the second-annual Ohio Made Festival. Ohio Made takes place Saturday, September 27 from 10- 5 pm in the enriching Ohio Village, just off 71.

An art marketplace, juried exhibition, installations, and demonstrations are offered all afternoon along with food, music, and a chance to mingle with and pay tribute to Ohio artists and crafters now! Notable local artists will be specially recognized and awards will be given for top entries:

The Artistic Accomplishments in Ohio Award
Juror’s Choice Awards
People’s Choice Award in Best Art in Exhibition
People’s Choice Award in Best Booth Setup

Join us for an award ceremony on September 26th from 6:30- 9pm at the Ohio Historical Society to celebrate acclaimed artists Barb Vogel and Kojo Kamau, elders in the community, and recognize award winners.

It’s not too late to sign up for a Vendor Booth, Demonstration, Installation Project, or even the Juried Exhibition, and Ohio Art League members can register at a discounted price! The deadline is August 3rd at 11:59 pm. Click here to find out more and to sign up!

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Here’s a list of a few of the vendors that have already registered:

Misty Puckett

Judith Mercado/Bloomsbury Loft

Kristi McCandless/ Sweet Tooth Studios

Laura Stith/CreuxPoche

Lisa Belsky &Lance Thompson/Simply Tangled

Rebecca Rea/Spinfire Studios

Theresa Snyder/ArtTess Jewelry

Charles Smith/Choxley

Madeleine Etter/ Phyllis and Hazel

There’s plenty more where that came from! Click here for the full running list of vendors, including links to their websites. Don’t forget to kick off the summer with a full serving of art, culture, music, and food on the Riverfront this weekend (June 6- 8) at the Columbus Arts Festival!

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Ohio Made Vendors

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The Ohio Art League is proud to announce their partnership with the Ohio Historical Society, Columbus Idea Foundry, Cultural Arts Center, and The Art and Artists of 614/740/216/419 to bring you this year’s Ohio Made: Celebrating Artists Now Festival! Be part of the All-Ohio artist and craftsman event that celebrates our great state and those who create within it. It will combine an art marketplace, juried exhibition, installations, and demos. There will also be food, music, and great company while celebrating Ohio artists now!

It’s not too late to sign up for a Vendor Booth or Demonstration, or to submit entries for the Juried Exhibition! The juried exhibition will take place in the Ohio Village’s pharmacy, funeral parlor and school house, bank and female seminary. Our jurors of esteem will be Barb Vogel and Kojo Kamau.

Come out to the Ohio Village on September 27 from 10- 5 pm to support those in your community and local artisans!

Deadline for registration and submissions is August 3rd at 11:59 pm. Click here to get more information or sign up!

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Look over the list of vendors to see what Ohio Made has to offer so far.

Misty Puckett

Judith Mercado/Bloomsbury Loft 

Kristi McCandless/ Sweet Tooth Studios

Laura Stith/CreuxPoche

Lisa Belsky &Lance Thompson/Simply Tangled

Eric Shook/Madtinkerer 

Jeff Johnson/Johnsons Backyard Livin

Theresa Snyder/ArtTess Jewelry

Eileen Cooney/ReVamped Jems

Krissie Mastin/Kyleemae Designs 

Rebecca Rea/Spinfire Studios

Gina Blaurock /Greenhandle

Sarah Hahn 

Jennifer Sadler/Sadler Designs

Beryl Thompson/The Gift Box “Where Creative Ideas Are Crafted”

Jill Babos

Greg Justus/Starving Artist Greg 

Holly Cole Raquel Colina 

Tiffany Christopher/Memoire Arts

Jennifer Krisch/Jenniflair Jewelry 

Christine Wile Deborah Wright/Genoa Artisan Soap 

Sarah Smith/Aluminum Zebra Creations

Charles Smith /Choxley 

Angela Pennock/Marang Studios

Karen Buoncristiano /Craft By Nature Studios

Madeleine Etter/ Phyllis and Hazel 

Tina Kelsey/Tina’s Tiaras

Kymberlee Wood/Kymberlee Design 

Maggi Jorgensen/Painters Hollow

 

Contact the Ohio Art League or visit the website for details!

Have you heard about Ohio Made?

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Ohio Made is a marketplace with vendor booths, a juried exhibition, demos, installations, live music, food, and great company!

September 27, 2014 10am-5pm at the Ohio Historical Society, Ohio Village.

A chance to sell your hand made work, a chance to participate in an exhibition with artist all over Ohio.

 

Submissions are OPEN!!

Early Bird registration for Vendor Booths ends March 31, 2014 @ 11:59 pm

Juried Exhibition registration ends August 3, 2014 @ 11:59 pm

OAL Members registration

Non-Member registration

Interested in doing a demonstration during the festival?

Visit our Demo registration

 

Are you an installation artist? 

You will have 2 weeks for installation of your work and 2 weeks of display. You work will be on display one week beforehand during the festival as well as one week after. You can find more details and proposal requirements on our installation submission form

 

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Ohio Art League

Ohio Historical Society 

Ohio Made