Colour My World: Pastels for the Beginner Artist

SV-217: Zoom Course

Feb 25, 2021 to April 15, 2021

Level 1
Instructor: Cathy Lorraway
Thursdays, 10am to 12pm


In this beginner pastel course fall in love with the colours of pastel. Learn a variety of pastel techniques to draw and mix colours to portray form, light, texture and depth in still life and landscape paintings. Class demonstrations and individual instruction provided throughout in a fun, supportive environment

|Oakville Art Society Winter 2021 class registration now online

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Heart of the Country: Recent Landscapes had to be cancelled due to Covid but an online version of this show can be seen on the Burlington Fine Art Association website by clicking here. We look forward the live and in person show in 2021.

 Honoured to have my pastel "Daffodils" and "Sunny Day at the Beach" accepted into the 125th Annual Juried Exhibition, Visions 2020 at the Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton Ontario. Closing Reception details to follow

Oakville Art Society Online Fundraiser

Nov 30 to Dec 14, 2020 Preview Artwork on instagram at@oas_oakvilleartsociety  https://

Winter Walk, Acrylic, 11 x 14"

The Joy and Hope of Haiti’s annual gala dinner and auction has gone virtual! This fundraising event is the largest and most critical source of funds to enable us to bring joy and hope to the children of Haiti through our education, agriculture, and feeding programs. In tough times, resilience shines and we have been blessed to be able to try a new and exciting format for our event this year.


Join us October 26th-29th for our online auction to bid on the many exciting and exclusive items we have up for auction! Follow the link (in title( to view our auction items when it goes live! You will be able to preview the items starting October 24, and bidding commences October 26.

WHAT's Online for 2020

The 11th annual West Hamilton Artists Tour will be online-only this year.

Due to the pandemic, instead of the 2 day tour, it has been opened it up as a month-long virtual show - all art can be purchased directly from the makers via their websites or social media links. ​

© All images and content copyright 2020 Cathy Lorraway