Monsma is the head of the Drawing and Painting Department at Indiana University in South Bend. Among his most recent honors is winning the Jack Richeson Best of Show award in the 9th annual Pastel 100. To read Anne Hevener’s insightful article and to see a slide show of Monsma’s world-class work, click here. And you can still order a copy of the February issue here.
Ron Monsma works on a portrait in pastel. Photo by Shannon Godby.
Ron Monsma arranges his pastels at Miller Gallery. Photo by Shannon Godby.