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Summer art show sizzles

The Sierra Pastel Society’s Summer Membership Pastel Show will begin July 13 and run through July 19 at the El Dorado County Government Center, Building A, 360 Fair Lane in Placerville, during business hours from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The society is honored to have Urania Christy Tarbet, a noted pastelist, teacher and author, […]

Sierra Pastel Society to host a pastel demonstration

Sierra Pastel Society will host a pastel demonstration by artist Annie Murphy-Robinson at its general meeting on Sunday, March 22 at 1 p.m. at the El Dorado Senior Center, 990 Lassen Lane, El Dorado Hills. The program is free and the public is invited to attend. Murphy-Robinson earned her MA at California State University, Sacramento, several […]

Sierra Pastel Society presents fall show

What: The Sierra Pastel Society’s annual Fall Pastel Exhibit Who: Sierra Pastel Society Where: Fausel House, 772 Pacific St. in Placerville When: Monday, Nov. 10 through Friday, Dec. 5, Tuesdays through Fridays from noon-6 p.m. and on Third Saturday Art Walk, Nov. 15 from 3-8 p.m. Cost: No admission Information: Paul Harman at 530-889-0549 or […]

Pastels on High features local art

The Sierra Pastel Society announces its 10th International Exhibit, Pastels on High, at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center, 5330 B Gibbons Drive in Carmichael. This prestigious show is only presented every other year. This year’s show opens Tuesday, Aug. 19 and runs through Aug. 30. The Sacramento Fine Arts Center hours are 11 a.m.-3 p.m., […]

Georgiades to demonstrate at pastel society

Thaleia Georgiades will present a pastel demonstration to the Sierra Pastel Society members at the next membership meeting on Sunday, June 22 at 1 p.m. at the El Dorado Hills Senior Center, 990 Lassen, El Dorado Hills. Her program will be an interactive, hands-on demonstration showing the process of painting with pastels with the audience having the […]

Tarbet to demonstrate at Sierra Pastel Society

Mark your calendars for Sunday, March 23 at 1:00 p.m. at the El Dorado Hills Senior Center, 990 Lassen Lane in El Dorado Hills for a special art occasion. After a brief business meeting, there will be a pastel demonstration and lecture by Urania Christy Tarbet on the joy of painting and teaching art workshops […]

Pastel brilliance

What: Signature Member Art Show Who:  Sierra Pastel Society Where: El Dorado Arts Council ArtSpace Gallery, 459 Main St. in Placerville When: Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. through July 27 Information: 530-889-0549 or EDAC at 530-295-3496 or go to the Sierra Pastel Website at SierraPastelSociety.net The brilliance of pastel is on display at the El Dorado Arts […]

Artists present a brilliant show

The Sierra Pastel Society is pleased to announce its Signature Member Art Show on display through July 27 at the El Dorado Arts Council (EDAC) ArtSpace Gallery, 459 Main St. in Placerville. The gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The signature show is put on every other year in odd […]

Pastel exhibit opens in Placerville

What: Spring 2013 Membership Art Exhibit Who: Sierra Pastel Society Where: El Dorado County Government Center, Building B, 360 Fair Lane in Placerville When: Monday, May 6 and showing to Friday, May 17 Cost: No admission Information: 530-889-0549 or the Sierra Pastel Website at sierrapastelsociety.net The Sierra Pastel Society is pleased to announce its Spring 2013 Membership Art Exhibit opening […]

Pastel winners

What: “Pastels on High” International Exhibition Who: Sierra Pastel Society Where: El Dorado Art Council ArtSpace Gallery, 459 Main St. in Placerville When: Through Dec. 1 Cost: No charge Information: SierraPastelSociety.net   The Sierra Pastel Society announced the award-winning paintings on display at its ninth “Pastels on High” International Exhibition. The show is now hanging at the El Dorado Art […]

Pastels on High opens

What: “Pastels on High” International Exhibition Who: Sierra Pastel Society Where: El Dorado Arts Council ArtSpace Gallery, 459 Main St. in Placerville When: Tuesday, Nov. 6 through Dec. 1 Cost: Free Information:  SierraPastelSociety.net The Sierra Pastel Society is proud to present the ninth “Pastels on High” International Exhibition opening Tuesday, Nov. 6 at El Dorado Arts Council ArtSpace Gallery, […]

Gerald Boyd to demonstrate portraiture

On Sunday afternoon, July 29, the Sierra Pastel Society’s summer meeting will feature a portrait demonstration by Galt artist, Gerald Boyd. The program, including a short business meeting, will begin at 1:30 at the El Dorado Hills Senior Center, 990 Lassen Lane, El Dorado Hills. The public is welcome to attend. Boyd, an award-winning artist […]

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