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A timeline of the icons and innovators who blazed the trail for painting in pastel.
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Prizewinning Pastel

See which painting took Best Pastel in the July PleinAir Salon art competition
From September 15-24, 2023, bid on original artwork in support of Lahaina’s recovery. The Artists for Lahaina auction features nearly 1,000 paintings from artists around the world, with a total valuation of nearly $1 million.
Alejandra Gos demonstrates her landscape painting process step by step.
Carol Peebles shares her belief in drawing from nature to bring us together as human beings.
On a continuous quest for inspiration, artists often find the best way to engage with places they encounter on their travels is to paint them.
Learn how to make new pastels out of your broken pastel sticks in this Art School Live session with Brenda Boylan.
Pastel Live
As we wrap up this year's Pastel Live - a "mind-blowing" experience - we want to invite you to the next experience. In the meantime, here's what you may have missed ...
How to paint portraits in pastel
A recap from Day 2 of the Pastel Live virtual art conference, taking place now through August 19, 2023: On the second official day of Pastel Live, we saw lessons from Jeri Greenberg, Peter Adams, Laura Pollak, Christine Swann, Thomas Bailey, AND Bill Schneider - what a full day of learning, with plenty of spontaneity throughout! In addition to the pastel...

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