OAS is a place where Oakville residents get creative together.
Since 1965, our members have made this possible through tremendous volunteer efforts.


Let’s Get Creative

Welcome to Oakville Art Society (OAS). We are a non-profit organization whose mission is to share and spread appreciation of visual arts in the Oakville community. Our members are professional and emerging artists and art lovers who support and promote the arts. Whether you enjoy our ongoing art classes and workshops, or attend one of our events like Art In The Park, there’s something for everyone at OAS.

Become a Member! 
As an OAS Member, you’ll receive a discount on classes, workshops, entry fees, art supplies, and framing.

What People Are Saying

“Thoroughly enjoyed the Portrait Drawing Workshop. Very knowledgeable, encouraging, and patient instructor. Excellent balance of content, instruction, demonstrations, and practice time.”


“Took art classes here as a child, even got to sit for one of the life drawing classes. Then joined as a member to take advantage of the Friday open studio painting session. Great group of people!”


“Enjoyed the course!! I didn’t have any experience in Water color painting. I joined the beginner’s class and now enrolling into the advanced the class. The instructor is good and patient.”


“Just finished a beginner’s Watercolour workshop. It was so much fun … generous, knowledgeable instructor.”