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5e Biennale Internationale du Pastel des Monts du Lyonnais

In 2017, Horizon Pastel will present its 5th International Pastel Biennial and the Pastel Society of Eastern Canada will be an Exceptional Guest.

Pastel Toujours 2017

Our 20th Annual Members' Choice Exhibition took place at Maison & Jardins Antoine-Lacombe, at St-Charles-Borromée from March 30th to April 23rd, 2017. More details on the event's page.

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L'Art du Pastel de Degas à Redon - An exhibition not to be missed in Paris from September 15, 2017 to April 8th, 2018.

Our Master Pastellist Bill Hosner is featured in an article on Outdoor Painter.

Ann Rochefort's painting, 'Red and Green' was accepted into the 29th IAPS Online Exhibition that is presently on exhibition.

"Le lac initiatique" by Danielle Richard (M.P), has been selected by the BUTLER INSTITUTE OF AMERICAN ART, Youngston, Ohio. USA. December 18th to February 19th 2017.

Storing your pastels makes you roar? "L'Oiseau Rouge" cases are made by Sylvie Cardinal, a pastellist/illustrator mec.Come on November 6th, at Galerie 203. You'll roar of pleasure!

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The Pastel Society of Eastern Canada (PSEC) is a non-profit organization designed to:

  • Promote artistic activities and the development of pastel as a medium;
  • Hold exhibitions, workshops, conferences and publications for members, for the purpose of educating and increasing awareness of the pastel medium.

Did you know that PSEC has recently celebrated its 20th anniversary? We are proud of our results in expanding the knowledge of pastel and your donation could help us in the coming years.

We wish to thank you for your continued support throughout the years, for celebrating the joy of art with us and for contributing to the growth of a wonderful Society which is PSEC!

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