Maryland Pastel Society events


Margaret Dyer 3-Day Pastel Figure Workshop, May 4-6, 2018

May 4-6, 2018, Artists & Makers Studios 2, 12276 Wilkins Ave., Rockville, MD

The Maryland Pastel Society is sponsoring a 3-day indoor pastel figure workshop with Margaret Dyer, Friday through Sunday, May 4-6, 2018. Working with live models, students will explore drawing, composition, anatomy, proportion, value, color, and pastel application. Emphasis will be on developing form using light and shadow - using Margaret’s easy step-by-step method.

Margaret is a Master Pastelist with the Pastel Society of America, and is a member of the “Master’s Circle” of IAPS. Her work has been featured in numerous art books and magazines. Margaret is an excellent and experienced instructor, generous with information and individual help. She has conducted workshops for many pastel societies and art schools across the United States See

This workshop is open to students of all levels, and priority is being given to MPS members in good standing. See the attached file for details and enrollment instructions.