“To walk with nature as a poet is the necessary condition of a perfect artist.”

~ Thomas Cole


Along the Epte VII, Pastel 16” x 25”


An intelligent and respected resource for artists and art lovers.  To view the ArtMatch4U’s top ten choices for pastel painting books, click here.

Dakota Art Pastels

A mail order company specializing in pastels.

Degas Pastel Society

Dedicated to promoting public awareness of the pastel medium.

International Association of Pastel Societies (IAPS)

Represents pastel societies to demonstrate the quality of fine art in pastel around the world.

Pastel Journal

A leading magazine for the pastel artist.

Pastel Society of America

America’s oldest and most prestigious pastel society promoting the pastel medium.

Pastel Society of Colorado

The society was formed in 1994 to promote the soft pastel medium and art of pastel painting.

Pastel Society of the West Coast

Organized in 1984 to promote pastel artists and the soft pastel medium.

Woodstock School of Art

An innovative school of art sponsored by the Art Students League of New York that opened in Woodstock, NY in 1906.  From its very beginning, it became a magnet for working and beginning artists lured to the idyllic mountains, meadows, woods, and streams of the Hudson Valley and Catskill Mountains.

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