DOWNLOAD MEMBERSHIP FORM (Word document)      

Membership Requirements

    •  Membership is open to anyone working in pastel or interested in the medium.
    •   A member will be in good standing when dues are paid at the beginning of each fiscal year in July.

Membership Benefits

    •  Receive e-mail notices of meetings and events, as well as newsletter availability on our blog.
    •  Attend meetings approximately 5 times per year, tentatively scheduled for the second or third Saturday of odd months.
    •   Enter membership-only shows and exhibitions in accordance with Exhibition Prospectus.
    •  Ability to show work on Society website, when established.



Please download the membership form and send with your dues to the address printed at the bottom of the form.

Dues are $30 payable to the Pastel Society of Southern California.

PSSC Policies and Procedures


This document sets forth policies and procedures that have been adopted by the Pastel Society of Southern California (PSSC).  It also contains information and requirements for entry into the PSSC Annual Member's Show.

 PSSC Policy and Procedures (PDF format)

The following document contains important information on art workshops hosted by the PSSC.

PSSC Art Workshop Policy (Word Document) 

Board Member Job Descriptions and Responsibilities


 2013 PSSC Handbook of Job Descriptions (Word document)

2013 PSSC Handbook of Job Descriptions  (PDF format)

The Pastel Society of Southern California is a 501c3 tax exempt non-profit corporation in the state of California.

PSSC by-laws are available to read here.

PSSC Officers and Chairmen for
July 2016-June 2017

*President - Lynn Attig
*Vice President – Dori Dewberry
*Vice President: Communications
- David Wolfram
*Treasurer - Nancy Veits;

  Assistant - Marsha Burnett
*Recording Secretary - Catherine     Cunningham
Vice President: Exhibition – Mike
Vice President: Workshop Chairman – Arturo Fribourg
(Special Workshops: Carolyn Buchman)
Vice-President: Programming –
Paula Somma
Corresponding Secretary/
Sponsorships - Bernard Fallon
Paint-Outs - David Wolfram
Paint-Ins - Suzanne Kuuskmae,
Critiques - Fran Nichols
Membership - Marlene DeLugish
Ways and Means - Kathleen Weil
Publicity - David Wolfram
Webmaster - Lupe Backe
Online Newsletter - Gayle
Uyehara, Lupe Backe
Historian - Gayle Uyehara, Jane
Hospitality - Kate Doll, Bob Barrett
*Denotes Corporate Director