Maryland Pastel Society events


Jeanne Rosier Smith “Color Confidence” Workshop

March 29-31, 2017 at Artists & Makers Studios 2 (formerly Washington Art Works), 12276 Wilkins Ave., Rockville, Maryland

The Maryland Pastel Society is sponsoring a 3-day indoor pastel workshop with Massachusetts artist, Jeanne Rosier Smith, March 29-31, 2017.  Jeanne’s “Color Confidence” workshop will focus on honing your ability to see and understand color in terms of value, temperature and chroma – opening up a whole range of possibilities in your painting.  Jeanne will begin each day with a demo and end with a critique of the day’s work.

Jeanne is an excellent and very supportive workshop instructor. Generous with information and help, she provides students with a great deal of individual attention.

Jeanne is a Signature member of the PSA, the Connecticut Pastel Society, and the Pastel Painters Society of Cape Cod, and she is also a member of the Master ‘s Circle of IAPS. Her work has been included in the Pastel Journal’s Pastel 100 for the past four years. Jeanne is known for her dramatic wave paintings and she has won awards in numerous significant exhibitions, (See

Class size is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.  Additional details and registration information are provided in the attached flyer.