all things pastel
Anne Maree Healey, President
The Pastel Society of Southeast Texas promotes the beauty of soft pastel painting through artist demonstrations, workshops, and member exhibitions. PSST has a vibrant and growing membership representing artists within the greater Houston/Southeast Texas area, from professional artists who have exhibited nationally and won major awards to artists new to the medium. We all share the love of pastel and its unsurpassed beauty in the world of fine art.
As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, the Pastel Society of Southeast Texas welcomes corporate and individual sponsorships.
Art of the Pastel
At a beautiful reception at The Gallery at Round Top, Texas, Cheng Lian presented awards to the stunning paintings created by pastel artists. Best of Show was awarded to the painting "without flaws," Morning Grasses by Linda Dellandre (upper left).
The Pastel Society of Southeast Texas is proud to present its juried, open exhibition Art of the Pastel 2017
at the beautiful gallery of
The Center for the Arts and Sciences
in Clute, Texas.
April 18 - May21, 2017
Lisa Ober, PSA, will be Judge of Awards and will present her still life pastel workshop April 20-22. Collectors recognize her paintings for their exquisite realism and detail.
Feature Artist Interview January 2017
PSST: Flowers are your most favored subject. How do you describe your painting style and choice of colors.
Natalia: Style is a hard thing to talk about introspectively. The workshops organized by the PSST help me unlock new techniques that help my style grow and evolve over time. Similar to a finding new puzzle pieces that fit together into a larger picture - I feel like the picture is already there, continuing education helps it come together.
Read the full interview