New Member - Diane Harkleroad

We are pleased to welcome Diane Harkleroad from Johnstown to the Society. Diane Harkleroad started painting in pastels about 2 1/2 years ago with her good friend, teacher and mentor Kay Witt. Before painting in pastel, she started with oil around 5 years ago. Pastels is now her medium of choice.

Wm. Truman Hosner: Concepts for Painting the Figure in Outdoor Settings

Three-Day Workshop August 1st, 2nd, 3rd 2017 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM Windmere Hall 454 Rolling Ridge Dr State College, PA 16801 W. Truman Hosner Master Pastelist: PSA, IAPS, PSEC, PSWC "I will teach concepts (taught to me and proven over the years in my own work) about the effects of light unique to nature. In addition, I will begin with Frank Reilly's (Art Student's League) 6-line system of connectivity in drawing the figure. . . an abbreviated system that helps to deal with changing light and movement and results in an organic feel to drawing/painting the figure. I will demo two mornings, one drawing, one painting . . . then the students will practice my teaching in those res

Artist Spotlight - Jeanne McKinney

Jeanne McKinney's painting, "River Rebirth", was accepted into the Degas 16th Biennial Exhibition at the New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts from October 1 to October 28th, 2016. Her other paintings, "Coastal Impressions" and "Wreck of The Sheridan", have been accepted into the Biennial 2016 at the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art at St. Francis University in Loretto, PA. The show runs from October 28, 2016 to January 28, 2017.

The 29th IAPS Juried Exhibition - The 2016 Webshow

ENTRY DEADLINE: The entry form, digital image of work(s) to be submitted, and payment of the entry fee must be submitted to no later than October 16, 2016. Works must be in dry pastel, with the final surface a minimum of 80% dry pastel. No oil pastels. Mixed media must be predominantly (80%) dry pastel. Work must be original, not copied from other artists or published materials. All artwork must be originally drawn and not created on top of a base photo or print. All work must have been created within the last two years. Paintings of nudes will be considered for acceptance. Works done under supervision (such as in a workshop or class) are not eligible. Works that ap

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