Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Doug Dawson Pastel Workshop in Dunedin, Florida

Doug Dawson Workshop
May 12-14, 2011
9:00 am5:00 pm
Dunedin Fine Art Center

This 3-day Doug Dawson workshop is hosted by the Pastel Society of Tampa Bay in conjunction with Possibilities in Pastel V, an invitational juried exhibition of the Pastel Societies of the Southeastern States on display at DFAC, May 13 – June 26, 2011. The workshop will combine both studio landscape and plein air instruction highlighting: artistic technique, thumbnail sketches, composition, color usage, texture and depth. There will be time dedicated to demonstrations, individual attention and group critiques.

Visit or complete details.

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Prospectus 4th Annual Possibilities in Pastel

The Pastel Society of Tampa Bay is proud to sponsor the fourth annual Possibilities in Pastel Art Exhibition. Possibilities in Pastel honors Brooke Allison who has educated both artists and our local community about the beauty and history of pastel as a serious art medium. Visit our web site where you can download a PDF file with details about the show.

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Possibilities in Pastel 1V Opens January 15th

Possibilities in Pastel 1V is the next event for the Pastel Society of Tampa Bay. It is in January 15- February 15 at Salt Creek Artworks in St. Petersburg. The opening reception is Friday night, January 15th from 6-9 at Salt Creek Artworks. Possibilities in Pastel 1V is being judged by Greg Barnes.

Saturday, August 29, 2009

3 day Plein air pastel workshop in Crescent Beach

Hello Tampa Bay Pastel Society members,

I wanted to send you some information about a pastel workshop we're having in conjunction with this year's Crescent Beach Paint Out. This is the fifth year for our paint out and we wanted to do something different. So, we've added a series of pastel, watercolor and oil workshops for artists of varing levels. One of those workshops is a 3-day plein air pastel class led by Christophe Cardot. The workshop will be held October 25-27, 2009 in Crescent Beach - just south of St. Augustine, FL. The price is $275 and includes admission to our Artist Retreat functions as well. For more information, you can refer your membes to our website -

Hal Stringer, Organizer
Crescent Beach Paint Out

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Pastel Society of Tampa Bay in IASP calendar

I did find out a couple of days ago. I was able to get a calendar so here it is.

Here is the cover

And we are in the month of October

Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Meet the Artist Brooker Creek The Florida Environment in Pastels

Special Event
Meet the Artist
The Florida Environment in Pastels
The Pastel Society of Tampa Bay
July 5 – August 31,2009
Reception: July 5,2009 1 – 4 pm
Formed in 2006, the Pastel Society of Tampa Bay brings together
local professional and amateur pastelists to encourage artistic
growth through education and sharing, while promoting interest
and enjoyment of pastels for both the artists and the community.
The Pastel Society of Tampa Bay has 51 members. Its purpose is to understand and appreciate pastel painting, create opportunities to show pastel work, and promote camaraderie among artists.
Visit: to learn more.
Admission: Free.All art is available for purchase. Please inquire at the Center’s front desk for assistance.
Brooker Creek Preserve Environmental Education Center3940 Keystone Rd. Tarpon Springs, FL 34688 • Phone: (727) 453-6800 • Fax: (727) 453-6801Hours: Wed 9:00 am - 8:30 pm, Thurs -Sun 9:00 am -4:00 pm, Closed HolidaysMembers of the Friends of Brooker Creek Preserve, Inc. receive a discount on admission

Saturday, June 13, 2009

IASP 13th Juried Exhibtion show

Check what other fellow pastelist did in Albuquerque for the IAPS 13th Juried exhibition