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Promoting the visual arts on the Eastern Shore 

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Fall Show – Historic Onancock School – Through November 22nd


Paint-Out Plus – Friday, September 22, 2017 – 8AM – Jane Kafigian’s Creamsicle Studio, 12141 Commercial Ave., Exmore

This promises to be a wonderful event!  For information and registration go to:




ESAL Gallery – September Featured Artist – Gail Reichard – 59 Market Street, Onancock – Thursdays and Fridays, 10 AM – 4 PM, Saturdays 10am – 3pm

ALL Board MeetingWednesday, September 6th at 11 AM – ESAL Clubhouse, Onancock School, Room 104

ESAL Members’ Meeting – Wednesday, September 20th at 11 AM – ESAL Clubhouse, Onancock School, Room 104

  • Carrie Jacobson will demonstrate her lively palette knife painting techniques. 
  • No food is planned for the meeting, so you can lunch afterwards. 

Paint-Outs – Save the Dates

  • October 3 – 9 – Paint Onancock Plein Air
  • October 5 – October Paint-Out in conjunction with Paint Onancock
  • October 11-14 – Paint the Shore – Virginia Eastern Shore Land Trust – application deadline was August 31
  • October 26 – Accomack Public Library changeover
  • November 8 – November Paint-Out


Farmers Market – Saturdays in Onancock

The Art League has paid the season enrollment fee ($40) on behalf of all ESAL members to exhibit at the Farmers’ Market in Onancock. So, for only $15 per Saturday, you can have space through October if you email the Market in advance: onancockmarket@gmail.com

Cafe Society Thursdays from 5 PM on – informal evening get together

  • New Location during the nice weather – Bizzotto’s Patio on King Street
  • The Blarney Stone Pub if the weather is bad  











The Eastern Shore Art League of Virginia, Inc. is a 501c3 corporation founded in 1977 and dedicated to promoting the visual arts on the Eastern Shore. We are supported by our members and friends as well as our affiliations with United Way, Arts Council of the Eastern Shore (ACES) and the Eastern Shore Artisans Trail.


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