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A PAS-SING GLANCE: PAS MEMBER DIANE WRIGHT

written by Erica Lindsay Walker, vice president, education chair

I enjoy Diane Wright’s landscapes, and this is one of my very favourites. I always have the feeling when I look at it of cool restful shadows leading to a sunny, welcoming field.

Agnew Meadows

The fact that I find the shadows cool is just […]

OUR SECOND MEMBERS ONLY ONLINE JURIED EXHIBITION: IPAS 2015!

a special announcement from the Pencil Art Society

The Pencil Art Society is thrilled to present the second members only Online Member Juried Exhibition: IPAS 2015!

THE BEST OF PAS!

We are thrilled to announce that our second Online Juried Exhibition is now open to the public! We can’t wait till you see what’s in […]

IPAS 2015: PAS ONLINE MEMBER JURIED EXHIBITION - ACCEPTED ARTISTS

a special announcement from the Pencil Art Society

The Pencil Art Society is thrilled to announce the artists who have been accepted into our second Online Member Juried Exhibition. 64 artists submitted a total of 159 entries! The quality of the work submitted was truly outstanding and our judge found the selection process extremely difficult. […]

A PAS-SING GLANCE: PAS MEMBER BARBARA MOORE

written by Erica Lindsay Walker, vice president, education chair

Sunflower Salsa

August is often one of the hottest summer months … so Barbara Moore’s vibrant “Sunflower Salsa” seemed absolutely fitting! Even without the title we would know that some serious dancing is going on here. These flowers intend to rock our world!

One of […]

ON VACATION!

Please be advised that your PAS Executive Board is going on vacation and will not be available via either email or Facebook for PAS related questions, duties, etc from Aug 14 through until September 30, 2015. You may submit a new membership or a renewal during this time, but your membership will be processed / […]

MASTER PENCIL ARTIST STATUS (MPAS) 2015

a special announcement from the Pencil Art Society

Congratulations to Richard Chandler Hoff, Erwin P. Lewandowski, Clive Meredith and Gayla B. Salvati! We have wonderful news for you! The judges have selected you to receive Master Pencil Artist Status (MPAS).

What exactly is MPAS? MPAS is an acknowledgment of achievement. We created MPAS out of […]

A PAS-SING GLANCE: PAS MEMBER JOYCE PANADIS

written by Erica Lindsay Walker, vice president, education chair

As I remarked in an earlier post, still life is a rather unusual genre for a graphite artist. This is unfortunate, for the two go together very beautifully, as we can see in Joyce Panadis’ wonderful “Des générations de fierté (Generations of Pride)”. This work was […]

IPAS 2015: THE DEADLINE APPROACHES!

a special announcement from the Pencil Art Society

The deadline for submitting to IPAS 2015 is almost here!! IPAS is our Online Juried Exhibition exclusively for PAS members. Become a member and you will have a chance to showcase your pencil art to the world! For more information, check out our “Membership” and “Exhibitions” pages! […]

A PAS-SING GLANCE: PAS MEMBER SHEONA HAMILTON GRANT

written by Erica Lindsay Walker, vice president, education chair

The horse has been a hugely popular subject among artists for a very long time. It’s easy to see why. Many people consider horses to be the most beautiful of all animals – and who could appreciate this better than an artist?

Intensity

So why […]

CONGRATULATIONS JANIS L. MATTSON! YOU HAVE WON!!

a special announcement from the Pencil Art Society

Congratulations, Janis L. Mattson! You have won the Pencil Art Society’s Member Appreciation Draw for the month of May!! A $25 (CAD) Amazon gift certificate will be emailed to you very soon! A big Thank you! to everyone who joined or renewed their PAS membership in […]