The Pastel Society of the Southwest is a non-profit volunteer-run art organization located in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex within Texas. We were established in 1979 to further education, appreciation for, and encouragement for the use of the soft pastel medium and going strong with over 70 members.
GALLERY SHOW: We are holding our 40th National Juried Exhibition in a gallery during September and October in at the Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau located in Grapevine, Texas. We invite you to view our juried exhibition and be a part of our quest for the highest artistic excellence in the soft pastel medium. This year’s show will be juried and judged by nationally recognized artist Karen Margulis, who will also conduct a demo a multiple day pastel workshop.
CONTEST INFO: Qualified pastel artists may enter via OnlineJuriedShows.com with a fee for consideration. See prospectus for details.