Leslie Dyer has an article in this month's issue of State College Magazine. It's a short read about her process, progress and vision as an artist with pastels and other media. It is illustrated with a lovely pastel by her so if you'd like to catch her article, Pennsees sur la Art - Introspective Impressionism - Thoughts on Art By Leslie Dyer, click here. An inspiring thank you from Bill Sweeney for his 2020 Images Pastel Award: "Thank you so much for the support of the Centra
BoldBrush has just opened their art competition for the month of AUG (they have one every month). Contact them at http://faso.com/boldbrush Dakota Pastels has opened their summer quarter competition. Contact is Dakotapastels.com
Jennifer Shuey has let us know she will be stepping down as secretary. Even though we aren't in need until we are back to business as usual, we are looking for someone to volunteer to take on this important role.
Please submit pastels for this year's remaining 3 slideshows on our website. JUl/AUG (due AUG 1st) - Fruits and Vegetables SEP/OCT (due SEP 1st) - Harvest/Autumn NOV/DEC (due NOV 1st) - Winter Holidays All work should be at least 600 pixels high.
The board has agreed that we should cancel our AUG 9 AND NOV 8 quarterly meetings. It is just too dangerous and unpredictable at this point. The board also agreed that there will be NO DUES RENEWALS for 2021. So, if you are a paid member for 2020, you will not need to pay dues for 2021.