The following information was submitted in December of 2006 by Leo Oaks:
Olga Prell, painter, printmaker. Born in Denver, Colorado in 1917. After finishing high school, Olga moved with her brother to Southern California. She enrolled at the Chouinard School of Art in Los Angeles. Later enrolling at the Otis Art Institute to study under George DeGroat. DeGroat's influence on Olga Prell's work can be seen in her use of bright colors. Olga Prell now nearing 90 years of age resides in Southern Oregon.