Planning to attend Plein Air Live Virtual Event?
With its stunning lineup of artists, including Kathleen Dunphy, Debra Joy Groesser, Joseph McGurl, and Lori Putnam, be prepared for an amazing learning experience. April 15 – 17, 2021. Online and easy!
Sign up by February 28 and save up to $600. Please register at the PSST affiliate link: https://www.pleinairlive.com/2021?affiliate_id=2990125
When you register through the PSST link, your registration fee will be the same as going directly through Plein Air Live. The good news is that the Eric Rhoades organization will rebate a small amount back to PSST. It's a win-win because those funds will go toward awards for PSST exhibitions and our attendance helps the guy who has provided free videos and so much inspiration during the covid epidemic.
February Member Challenge - Sunrise/Sunset
February 28 is the deadline to enter the PSST Member Challenge, painting the beauty of sunrises or sunsets. For a little encouragement or how-to information, take a look at how the great Alain Picard, tackles the luminous sky and water at sunset.
Sunsets Part 1 https://youtu.be/Oppww0GLmSo
Sunsets Part 2 https://youtu.be/4jUMWAEyUWk
Painting a Sunset https://youtu.be/VgXk93ArGSM
View Alain's website Alain J Picard (picardstudio.com)
-- A new information series from PSST, short tips to make being an artist a little easier. Author - Carolyn Hancock
PSST Feature Interview March 2021: Craig Lemley, Dakota Pastels
"I am proud to have been a participant in this renaissance of the pastel medium. It is a cool biz AND is populated by wonderful people – from entrepreneurs hand making color and coating papers, to the artists - aspiring to accomplished."
Couldn't be said any better. Click to read the full interview.
The PSST March 6 Zoom meeting includes a warehouse tour of Dakota Pastels.
PSST member benefits on the Members Only page
Links for online model sessions
Special pricing offered by our Sponsors
Library of art videos available to borrow
PSST Blog Author