Use artist gallery and directory websites, including DailyPainters.com and OilPaintersofAmerica.com, to locate the contact information of local oil painters. As of 2016, these websites feature profiles that typically include a picture of the artist, art medium, examples of work, geographic location and website. Contact and feedback forms are also available.
On DailyPainters.com, click the artist name, and select the "Contact Me" option for contact details. Art work prices and purchasing options appear when available. Learn more about each artist by clicking the About The Artist tab.
Begin a search on Art Pickle by clicking the Search for Artists tab. If information on a specific artist is known, complete the search fields with as much information as possible. To conduct a broad search or to browse by city, leave most of the fields blank while specifying only the type of oil painting and location. To conduct a similar search on Oil Painters of America, click the Member Directory tab, enter only the city and state in the form and press the Search button.