Warren artist Judith Cole Blank has been juried into membership of Oil Painters of America, an international association dedicated to preserving and promoting excellence in representational art.
O.P.A.'s mission is to advance the cause of traditional fine art by drawing attention to the lasting value of fine drawing, color, composition and the appreciation of light.
Blank received her BFA in Painting degree from Buffalo State College. She currently serves as president of the Warren Art League. Her paintings have been shown in regional shows in NY and PA, and can be seen locally at Ring Around a Rosie.