Online Gallery: 8 Pastel Artists

In the April 2008 issue of The Pastel Journal, eight artists weighed in on smart investments for fellow artists (“The Best Bang for Your Buck,” by Deborah Secor, page 78). Below is a gallery of their pastel paintings.

Reflections (19×15) by Georgiana Cray Bart

Bart is an elected member of the Salmagundi Club and Pastel Society of America.

Winter Splendor (24×30), by Tom Christopher

Christopher is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America. He won fourth place in the Landscape & Interior category of the 9th annual Pastel 100 competition.

Ship Points September 8th (28×38), by D.F. Gray

Gray is a member of Pastel Artists Canada.

Joseph N’ Sleighbells by Paul Murray

Murray is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America and Pastel Society of New Mexico.

Forgotten Field (12×18), by David Patterson

Patterson works in the aerospace industry by day, and is a member of the Northwest Pastel Society.

Frederick Somers painting in the field

Somers has taught workshops in the United States and Sweden.

Self Portrait by Perrin Sparks

Sparks’ work has been exhibited widely throughout Canada and the United States.

Gwen (24×18), by Kitty Wallis

Kitty Wallis has been manufacturing Wallis pastel paper since 1995. Her work has been exhibited in solo and group shows across the United States.

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