PSC Calendar of Events
We've added a new page with a google calendar of PSC shows and Events! Please visit the page by clicking the link below. Our show chairs and other PSC administrators will be adding important event dates regularly so please visit often!
Pastel classes with Diane Fechenbach, PSA, IAPS/MC, DP-PSWC
9/6/2017 - 12/20/2017
Highlands Ranch, colorado
Learn to paint in pastels. It is fun and easy. The results are luminous. The classes cover everything from getting the idea to planning the painting, selecting materials and generating the first sketches. Included are kinds of pastel, pros and cons of various grounds. and tips and tricks on learning how to apply, glaze, scumble and mix, as well as using compositional, focal point and color theory to make a successful painting. The emphasis of the classes will be on building strong paintings and developing a personal style. 1st and 3rd Wednesday, from 10 am to 3 pm. All experience levels welcome. Class sizes are limited. For more information see or email at
Your Creative Journey - Through Pastel with Marjie Eakin-Petty - Level 2
11/18/2017 - 11/19/2017
Marjie's Home Studio - Evergreen CO
2 Day Studio Workshops Now in 2 Levels.
Level 2 - Experienced, for those who've taken Level 1 and wish to advance their skills toward more dynamic and effective pastel paintings. Work on projects of your choice or complete paintings begun in previous workshops. More time available for painting, easel-side assistance, advanced lessons and individual guidance by Marjie, while you enjoy wine and cheese each afternoon.

Each day begins with a time of gathering and further exploration of your own creative journey, and brief exercises to stimulate your creative fire and inspire your life as an artist. Followed by instruction of soft pastel techniques, composition and color theory, and developing your unique style.

Marjie is an internationally and nationally awarded Colorado artist, who's pastel paintings convey vivid contrast and interplay of vibrant color, capturing dramatic light and shadow. She is best known for her serene depictions of water and reflections from Southwestern and Rocky Mountain region landscapes. She has incorporated her background as a Life & Creativity Coach with her more than 20 years of experience of painting in Oils and Pastels to guide and inspire others in their artistic interests.

Into the Light with Jan Thompson
1/8/2018 - 1/9/2018
Tubac Center for the Arts
Continue to learn with other pastelists in a wonderful small art town in Southern AZ. I emphasize fun and comraderie...
2 Days
Class is $180 for TCA members and $205 for non members
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