Colour My World: Pastels for the Beginner Artist

SV-313: Zoom Course

April 29, 2021 to June 17, 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.

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30th Annual Purely Pastel Open Juried Show

 Honoured to have "Snow Shadows" part of the 30th Annual Pastel Artists Canada "Purely Pastel" juried show

May 3-16, 2021

1241 Cartwright St

Federation Gallery, Vancouver, B.C. 

Honoured to have my painting "Summer Poppies" juried into the Society of Canadian Artists Open International Online Juried Exhibition.

The show will be online from March 15 to June 15, 2021. 

"Travel" Burlington Fine Art Association, online member show

Snow Dogs, Pastel, 14 x 16"

"Wintertime Wishes" Visual Arts Mississauga Member online show.

Ice Puddles, Pastel, 14 x 16"

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

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