to the Austin Pastel Society...Whether you have an interest in learning more about the medium of pastel or you're an active pastel artist, we hope you will join us for monthly programs, juried & non-juried exhibitions and special events! ​

Rita Kirkman Mini Workshop

Announcing the 2017 Austin Pastel Society

Annual Juried Show Winners

2018 Annual Juried Membership Exhibition coming soon clickhere  for details and to enter.

Below are the 50 pieces selected by Juror Stephanie Birdsall for the 2017 Annual Juried Member Exhibition.


Precision Camera Meeting Room , 2438 W. Anderson Lane

Rita will also be holding a mini workshop from 11 am to 2 pm preceding the regular meeting. Cost is $40 for members and $45 for non members. Class size limited to 18. If you would like to register for the mini workshop contact Linda Wells at vp@austinpastelsociety.org to register and make arrangements to pay.

President, Joycelyn Schedler

Vice President, Linda Wells

Secretary, Joe Straub

Treasurer, Pam Hickl

Membership, Sandy Medina

Scholarship, Carolyn Kilday

Juried Exhibitions. Sherry Fields

Facebook, David Kordecki

Website, Jane Frederick

Newsletter, Rae Andrews

Door Prizes, Geneva Johnson

Historian, Susan Dyer

Librarian, Char Eppright

Workshop Chair, Jan Weaver 

Non-Juried Shows, Sarah Tacker

Donations, Mike Etie 

November/December Annual Christmas

Party, December 10, from 1pm to 3pm at the home of Linda Wells.

Click here for more info.

​Sunday Jan. 28 , 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Demo by New Braunfels Artist, Rita Kirkman. Rita will be showing us her wonderful way of underpainting that

gives her work such luminosity. Mini workshop from 11 am to 2 pm.  $40 members, $45 non-members. Limited seating, sign up early to guarantee your space. 

Precision Camera (meeting room)
2438 W. Anderson Lane, Suite B-4
Austin, TX 78757 map 

Sunday Feb. 25 , 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Demo by Landscape Artist, Jeri Salter 
Precision Camera (meeting room)
2438 W. Anderson Lane, Suite B-4
Austin, TX 78757 map 


Best of Show                      Wrapped in Dreams   Jody Martin         
1st in Show                         Self Portrait                  Kathryn Holter       
2nd in Show                        Watering Hole             Char Eppright         
3rd in Show                         Live Oak                       Bob Douglass
1st Place Landscape          Evening Glow               Mike Etie                 
2nd Place Landscape         Desert Distance          Enid Wood             
3rd Place Landscape          Austin                           Susan Dyer            
1st Place Portrait/Figure    Actress Blue                Tim Woolsey         
2nd Place Portrait/Figure   Facing the Shadows  Cindy McBride    
1st Place Still Life                 More Hydrangeas      Carolyn Kilday      
1st Place Wildlife/Animal    Couch Potato              Maryneil Dance    
2nd Place Wildlife/Animal   Emma                           Jan Frazier
Merit Award                          Oregon Summer         Jan Weaver
Merit Award                          Remembrance             Janis Langley
Merit Award                          Flower Power               Joycelyn Schedler
Merit Award                          Tinker Baby                   Britta Herzog
Merit Award                          Stillness Speaks           Suzanne Malesovas
Merit Award                          Fleurs                             Peggy Anderson-Mapes

People's Award                     Plate and Glass Bowl   Sarah Tacker

Some of your 2017-2018 Officers (from left to right) - Char Eppright, David Kordecki, Jane Frederick, Sherry Fields, Linda Wells, Jan Weaver, Joycelyn Schedler, Sarah Tacker, Carolyn Kilday, Rae Andrews, Susan Dyer, Geneva Johnson.

Rita Kirkman, well known New Braunfels artist, will be showing us her wonderful way of underpainting which gives her work such luminosity.  Note our new meeting time and location. Precision Camera, 2438 W. Anderson Lane, Suite B-4. map 

Sunday, January 28, 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

At the June 25 meeting the following board members were elected or returned to the board for another year:


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