Discover Soft Pastels, Tools of the Trade

Historic Onancock School

6 College Ave., Onancock, VA 23417


Main Room

Wednesday May 15, 6:00 pm


Elizabeth Rhoades, Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America, among many other organizations, will present and explain the various types of art supplies used in painting with pastels. In her presentation she will discuss the materials she uses, including sanded surfaces, the different pastel brands, carrying supplies, portable easels and the various equipment she takes on location when painting en plein air. This presentation will introduce you to the items you may want to purchase prior to participating in one of her upcoming workshops. Elizabeth just recently relocated to Belle Haven from Connecticut, and brings with her a wealth of expertise and as well as a background in teaching.