Events

This Event List shows all types of McMurray Art League events in list view. You can change the view to Calendar then Week, Month, or Year. Click on an event to see more details and register.

Members should first log in to be offered the member price. You must register for the series or separately for each day you plan to attend.

For a list of upcoming classes, click here.
For a list of upcoming exhibits, click here.

Upcoming events

    • Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    • Wednesday, September 26, 2018
    • 2 sessions
    • MAL Studio
    • 12
    Register

    Oil painting techniques (can also work in pastel).

    Outline, supplies.

    Maximum students: 16
    Minimum students: 10

    (Register for the series here or for 9/19 and 9/26 sessions separately.) 

    • Monday, September 24, 2018
    • 2:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    Register

    Hope you can attend. If not please provide a report we can share at the meeting. 

    • Tuesday, September 25, 2018
    • 11:59 PM
    • The Galleria Mt. Lebanon
    Register

    Register for the fall show by registering online or mailing registration forms and check postmarked by this date. For links to the Prospectus, Standards, Registration Form and Inventory Form, click (coming later).

    • Wednesday, September 26, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    • 16
    Register

    Oil painting techniques (can also work in pastel).

    Outline, supplies.

    Maximum students: 16
    Minimum students: 10

    (Register for the series here or for 9/19 and 9/26 sessions separately.) 

    • Friday, September 28, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    Register

    Come work on your latest project with your friends. $3 studio fee.

    • Wednesday, October 03, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    • 11
    Register

    This Watercolor Workshop is a casual class, all questions are welcome. Learn techniques in Watercolor; getting the maximum use of your brushes 

    This class is geared for students interested in learning the wonderful world of watercolor. Some drawing ability preferred, for beginners to intermediate painters.

    Materials needed are:  Good watercolors, such as Winsor Newton or Daniel Smith (colors: yellow- lemon, cadmium medium yellow, red- alizarin, permanent rose, blue- ultramarine blue, cerulean, viridian , sap green, hookers green medium); Watercolor palette; Flat chiseled edged brushes, 1/4" & 1/2"; Round brushes, numbers 4,8,10 or 12. Good watercolor paper, Arches 140 lb. cold press is preferred; Small spray bottle; Artists tape;  Board  to tape the paper onto; Container for water; Paper towels.

    Bring reference photos or magazine pictures to paint from. Sue also has photos to work from.   

    Maximum class size: 16
    Minimum class size: 10

    (Register for Oct. 3, 10 and 17 sessions separately or click here to register for the series.)  


     

    • Wednesday, October 03, 2018
    • Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    • 3 sessions
    • MAL Studio
    • 13
    Register

    This Watercolor Workshop is a casual class, all questions are welcome. Learn techniques in Watercolor; getting the maximum use of your brushes 

    This class is geared for students interested in learning the wonderful world of watercolor. Some drawing ability preferred, for beginners to intermediate painters.

    Materials needed are:  Good watercolors, such as Winsor Newton or Daniel Smith (colors: yellow- lemon, cadmium medium yellow, red- alizarin, permanent rose, blue- ultramarine blue, cerulean, viridian , sap green, hookers green medium); Watercolor palette; Flat chiseled edged brushes, 1/4" & 1/2"; Round brushes, numbers 4,8,10 or 12. Good watercolor paper, Arches 140 lb. cold press is preferred; Small spray bottle; Artists tape;  Board  to tape the paper onto; Container for water; Paper towels.

    Maximum class size: 16
    Minimum class size: 10

    (Register here for the series or register for 10/3, 10/10 and 10/17 sessions separately.)  


     

    • Friday, October 05, 2018
    • 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • The Galleria Mt. Lebanon, 1500 Washington Rd, Mt Lebanon, PA 15228
    Register

    Fall show artists drop off work at venue.

    Register for the event to receive email reminder.

    Be sure to come to the reception on Saturday October 6 7:00-8:30!

    • Friday, October 05, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • The Galleria Mt. Lebanon
    Register

    Will be held at The Galleria during the Fall Show. Come work on your latest project with your friends. $3 studio fee.

    • Friday, October 05, 2018
    • 10:00 AM
    • Sunday, October 14, 2018
    • 9:00 PM
    • The Galleria Mt. Lebanon, 1500 Washington Rd, Mt Lebanon, PA 15228

    Be sure to come to the reception on Saturday October 6 time TBD!

    Show hours the same as mall hours, Mon-Sat 10-9, Sun 12-5.

    • Saturday, October 06, 2018
    • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • The Galleria Mt. Lebanon, 1500 Washington Rd, Mt Lebanon, PA 15228
    Register

    Join us for food and great art!

    Register to get an email reminder.

    • Wednesday, October 10, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    • 11
    Register

    This Watercolor Workshop is a casual class, all questions are welcome. Learn techniques in Watercolor; getting the maximum use of your brushes 

    This class is geared for students interested in learning the wonderful world of watercolor. Some drawing ability preferred, for beginners to intermediate painters.

    Materials needed are:  Good watercolors, such as Winsor Newton or Daniel Smith (colors: yellow- lemon, cadmium medium yellow, red- alizarin, permanent rose, blue- ultramarine blue, cerulean, viridian , sap green, hookers green medium); Watercolor palette; Flat chiseled edged brushes, 1/4" & 1/2"; Round brushes, numbers 4,8,10 or 12. Good watercolor paper, Arches 140 lb. cold press is preferred; Small spray bottle; Artists tape;  Board  to tape the paper onto; Container for water; Paper towels.

    Bring reference photos or magazine pictures to paint from. Sue also has photos to work from.   

    Maximum class size: 16
    Minimum class size: 10

    (Register for Oct. 3, 10 and 17 sessions separately or click here to register for the series.)  


     

    • Thursday, October 11, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    • 16
    Register

    Christine will be teaching pastel portraits of both people and animals. Click here for an outline and supply list. 

    Maximum students: 16
    Minimum students: 10

    (Register for the series here or for 10/11, 10/18 and 10/25 sessions separately.) 

    • Thursday, October 11, 2018
    • Thursday, October 25, 2018
    • 3 sessions
    • MAL Studio
    • 11
    Register

    Christine will be teaching pastel portraits of both people and animals. Click here for an outline and supply list. 

    Maximum students: 16
    Minimum students: 10

    (Register for the series here or for 10/11, 18 and 25 sessions separately.) 

    • Thursday, October 11, 2018
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    Register

    McMurray Art League general membership meeting. Speaker Kathy Mazur.

    • Friday, October 12, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • The Galleria Mt. Lebanon
    Register

    Will be held at The Galleria during the Fall Show. Come work on your latest project with your friends. $3 studio fee.

    • Sunday, October 14, 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • The Galleria Mt. Lebanon, 1500 Washington Rd, Mt Lebanon, PA 15228
    Register

    Fall show artists pick up work at venue.

    Register for the event to receive email reminder.

    • Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    • 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • MAL studio
    Register

    Are you ready for a night of food, fun and art?  Come join your fellow artists on Tuesday evening, October 16, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. 

    We will be sharing food and wine and creating greeting cards provided by MAL and donated to the art league for sale.  The cards will be used as a fundraiser and will also be used by the correspondence secretary.  Bring art supplies of your choice. Bring a beverage (wine, etc.) food (appetizer, main dish or dessert). 

    Reserve your spot online and coordinate refreshments by October 10th

                                          
    
    • Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    • 15
    Register

    This Watercolor Workshop is a casual class, all questions are welcome. Learn techniques in Watercolor; getting the maximum use of your brushes 

    This class is geared for students interested in learning the wonderful world of watercolor. Some drawing ability preferred, for beginners to intermediate painters.

    Materials needed are:  Good watercolors, such as Winsor Newton or Daniel Smith (colors: yellow- lemon, cadmium medium yellow, red- alizarin, permanent rose, blue- ultramarine blue, cerulean, viridian , sap green, hookers green medium); Watercolor palette; Flat chiseled edged brushes, 1/4" & 1/2"; Round brushes, numbers 4,8,10 or 12. Good watercolor paper, Arches 140 lb. cold press is preferred; Small spray bottle; Artists tape;  Board  to tape the paper onto; Container for water; Paper towels.

    Bring reference photos or magazine pictures to paint from. Sue also has photos to work from.   

    Maximum class size: 16
    Minimum class size: 10

    (Register for Oct. 3, 10 and 17 sessions separately or click here to register for the series.)  


     

    • Thursday, October 18, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    • 16
    Register

    Christine will be teaching pastel portraits of both people and animals. Click here for an outline and supply list. 

    Maximum students: 16
    Minimum students: 10

    (Register for the series here or for 10/11, 10/18 and 10/25 sessions separately.) 

    • Friday, October 19, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    Register

    Come work on your latest project with your friends. $3 studio fee.

    • Monday, October 22, 2018
    • Peters Township Public Library, 616 E. McMurray Rd., McMurray, PA. 15317
    Register

    Peters Township Library show change. Register online or contact Sandy Conley by email at conley1973@verizon.net or phone at 724-942-0553 with artist's name, title, medium and price or NFS or POR.

    You may enter 3 paintings (or photos) unless they are very large, then perhaps only two.  We don't get many extremely large works.  Information is needed by the deadline to provide time to design and print a brochure for the show. 

    There is no entry fee but a 10% commission on sold works is donated to the library.

    • Monday, October 22, 2018
    • 2:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    Register

    Hope you can attend. If not please provide a report we can share at the meeting. 

    • Thursday, October 25, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    • 16
    Register

    Christine will be teaching pastel portraits of both people and animals. Click here for an outline and supply list. 

    Maximum students: 16
    Minimum students: 10

    (Register for the series here or for 10/11, 10/18 and 10/25 sessions separately.) 

    • Friday, October 26, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    Register

    Come work on your latest project with your friends. $3 studio fee.

    • Friday, November 02, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    Register

    Come work on your latest project with your friends. $3 studio fee.

    • Wednesday, November 07, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    • 16
    Register

    Ron teaches watercolor painting.

    View his work, awards and suggested materials list on his website.:  www.ronthurston.net    

    Supply list at http://www.ronthurston.net/workshops-.html

    Maximum class size: 16
    Minimum class size: 10

    (Register for the series here or for the 11/7 and 11/14 sessions separately,)

     

    • Wednesday, November 07, 2018
    • Wednesday, November 14, 2018
    • 2 sessions
    • MAL Studio
    • 16
    Register

    Ron teaches watercolor painting.

    View his work, awards and suggested materials list on his website.:  www.ronthurston.net    

    Supply list at http://www.ronthurston.net/workshops-.html

    Maximum class size: 16
    Minimum class size: 10

    Register here for the series or for the 11/7 and 11/14 sessions separately.

     

    • Thursday, November 08, 2018
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    Register

    McMurray Art League general membership meeting. Speaker is Susan Werder. Most of Susan's work is accompanied by a performance art activity.

    https://www.facebook.com/artallthethings/.

    • Friday, November 09, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    Register

    Come work on your latest project with your friends. $3 studio fee.

    • Saturday, November 10, 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
    • MAL Studio
    • 32
    Register

    Come learn to paint with Linda VanNewkirk! This is a class for beginner painters to learn to paint along with an instructor. You will be painting your own version of a 16"x20" painting with the theme TBD. All art supplies will be provided, including acrylic paint, brushes and a canvas. BYOB, if you want. Light snacks and beverages will be supplied.

    Class will be held at the McMurray Art League studios located in the McDowell Shops in Peters Township near Kmart and Atria's restaurant. Street address is 4069 Washington Rd., McMurray, PA 15367

    • Friday, November 16, 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    Register

    Come work on your latest project with your friends. $3 studio fee.

    • Monday, November 19, 2018
    • 2:00 PM
    • MAL Studio
    Register