Friday, February 25, 2011

Member News

Rita Kirkman will be giving a one day "Exploring Pastel" workshop in Rockdale, Texas on Friday, March 4th. Contact to sign up or 512-446-2030.  To contact Rita,

Mary Johnson will be giving a" Beginning Pastel" Class for 4 weeks only on Saturdays, 1 - 3 p.m. at the Casa de Linda Studio in New Braunfels, Tx. Contact Mary at

Mary McIntosh sends the following news:

"This coming year 3 nationally known pastelists will be teaching workshops here in New Braunfels at my studio, Farmers Road Artists Workshops."
BOB ROHM, March 2,3,4,5  Fee  $400. Plein Air.
MICHAEL CHESLEY JOHNSON,  Oct 14,15,16  Fee $375.  Plein Air.
TERRY LUDWIG,  Aug. 26,27,28  Fee $350. Studio Costumed Models.
More information can be found at

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Bright Shawl Reception

TXPS has art on exhibit by eleven members at the Bright Shawl Gallery,  819 Augusta in San Antonio. 

An opening reception was held on Thursday, February 17th and many came by to admire and show support for the exhibiting artists.

The show will run through May 6th.  We can enjoy lunch at the Bright Shawl under beautiful pastel art!

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Member News

Members Christine Armes, Cathy Geib, Eunice Hundley, Marion Field Koch, Richard Kramer, Janis Langley, Mary Campos Lopez, Cindy Morawski, Daniel Oxford, Georgia Stok and Irene Taylor will have artwork at the Bright Shawl, 819 Augusta St. in San Antonio, Exhibit dates are Saturday, Feb. 12 th through Friday, May 6th.  Reception  on Thursday, Feb. 17, 6-8:30 p.m. Open daily.

Rita will be doing quick portrait sketches and show her fine art pastel paintings at the San  Antonio Rodeo, Feb. 3-20.  She will be at the Freeman Coliseum, Booth 400.  To read more of Rita's art activities go to