Pastel Extravaganza 10th Anniversary Members' Showcase!

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The Pastel Society of Southern California
cordially invites members to participate in our one and only Pastel Extravaganza 10th Anniversary Members' Showcase!

The show will be on display from November 9-23 at Riviera UMC, 375 Palos Verdes Blvd., Redondo Beach, Calif., with a public reception to take place on Saturday, November 9 from 1-4 p.m. following our general PSSC meeting.

All PSSC members in good standing are eligible to exhibit one painting in the show. We encourage you to take part!

Please take a look at the Show Prospectus, which is included here. Take-in will be on Saturday, November 2, and you will simply self-select your favorite piece, frame it, and either ship it or bring it on in.

We look forward to a spectacular reception and hope you will invite your friends to come by and enjoy some beautiful artwork, refreshments and music.


See you November 2 at the Take-in!

Warmest regards,

Otto Sturcke
PSSC President


 
  • Take-in is Saturday, November 2 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at Riviera UMC, 375 Palos Verdes Blvd., Redondo Beach, in the upstairs Library.

  • Show opens Saturday, November 9 with reception from 1 - 4 p.m. following our general PSSC meeting.

  • Take down will take place on Sunday, November 24 from 12 noon - 2 p.m.

Award Winners for the PSSC Make Your Mark! Online Show!

Floating Free   by:   Frederick Somers  PSSC 1st Place

Floating Free
by: Frederick Somers
PSSC 1st Place

Congratulations to all the juried artists and award winners for our first international online juried exhibition!

See the accepted works and the winning artwork.
Go to www.onlinejuriedshows.com, then click on the “published shows” menu item. Scroll down to the PSSC Make Your Mark! listing and click on View Show.


Or click on the link below to go there directly.

PSSC Exhibition - Make Your Mark! - Call for Entries - July 2019

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Pastel Society of Southern California

Make Your Mark! International Online Open Juried Exhibition

Entry Deadline ; July 15, 2019
@ Online Juried Shows

The Pastel Society of Southern California (“PSSC”) is pleased to announce our first international online open exhibition in commemoration of our Society’s 10th Anniversary.

This juried exhibition, “Make Your Mark!” is easy to enter and requires no framing or shipping of artwork. The final show is completely online, making it accessible for all to view and purchase artwork.

Our esteemed Juror of Selections and Awards is Lyn Asselta, and the exhibition features both cash and merchandise awards. You may even enter artwork that is no longer in your possession, as long as you have an image of it.

Help us celebrate our 10th Anniversary and participate in this exciting pastel exhibition!

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IMPORTANT DATES

Online Entry Opening - May 15, 2019

Online Entry Deadline - July 15, 2019
(Final day to submit digital images and pay jurying fee to onlinejuriedshows.com)

Notice of Acceptance - July 25 (Approximate Date)

Online Show goes online - August 1, 2019

Online Show closes - August 30, 2019


View the full prospectus and enter at Online Juried Shows.

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PSSC's "Pastel at the Ebell" Exhibition- April 2019

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The Pastel Society of Southern California is pleased to announce our first exhibition of 2019 in celebration of our Society’s 10th Anniversary.

“Pastel at the Ebell,”
April 18 through May 24, 2019
741 S. Lucerne Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90005

PSSC members will have the opportunity to participate in this exhibition and show off their work at this beautiful venue!

The Ebell of Los Angeles is one of the oldest and largest women’s clubs in the United States. The show will take place in the Ebell Clubhouse, a historic landmark building with a dedicated Art Salon.

To be eligible to participate in this show, you must be a current member of the PSSC. All work must be entered online through Online Juried Shows. At onlinejuriedshows.com, scroll down to the “Pastel Society of Southern California Pastel at the Ebell Exhibition” exhibit listing and click “enter this show.”

The cost of entry is $35 for up to two images. Entries will be juried in anonymously by our Special Invited Juror, Karen Margulis.


IMPORTANT DATES: 

Friday, February 15 – Online registration opens

Wednesday, March 13 – Registration closes - Final day to submit digital images and pay jurying fee to onlinejuriedshows.com

Thursday, April 18, 6-8 p.m. -- Show gala reception at Ebell of Los Angeles, 741 S. Lucerne Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90005. Phone: 323-931-1277. The reception will take place in the Art Salon. Free parking available in the Ebell lot across the street.

Friday, May 24 - Show ends at 5 p.m.  


For more complete information, download the Pastel at the Ebell Prospectus.

 
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