Current activities

Exhibits Information


SPS sponsors many opportunities for pastel artists. The following are available on line.

  • MEMBERSHIP. The cost of annual membership is $30. Use the Account Setup menu option to join SPS or renew your membership. Enter your personal information and pay with your credit card on PayPal. You will receive your password by email. You may update your address, phone number, and password on line. 
  • EXHIBITION ENTRY.  Entry to all of our exhibits is online with no special sizing or naming of images required. Select Account Log In to begin your entry process.
  • SPS NEWSLETTER. View the last six news letters, called the DustBuster.
  • SPS EXHIBITIONS. View current and past exhibitions from  juried shows page .
  • INFORMATION.  Get information about upcoming exhibitions and workshops on the Juried Shows and Workshop pages.
  • MEMBER GALLERY.  Pages displaying members' paintings and short biographies are available to all members.

    2015 Members Exhibition
    Best In Show
    Junko Ono Rothwell

    The Southeastern Pastel Society was established in 1987 as a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting pastel painting in the Southeast. The Society has now grown to over 250 members from all over the United States and throughout the world. We play a vital role in the pastel community by providing channels for communication and an environment in which pastel artists may flourish.

  • Juried Exhibitions. We offer Open Juried Exhibitis and Members Only Exhibits in alternate  years . Each is juried by a master-level pastel artist.
  •  On-Line Exhibitions.  This annual exhibition is open to members and is viewed on line.
  • Workshops Our workshops are held in conjunction with the annual exhibition and are conducted by master-level pastel artists.
  • Monthly Meetings.  Our meetings feature demonstrations and other topics related to pastel.
  • Newsletter.  The DustBuster is offered every two months and is a great source of information for artists.
  • Member Gallery.  Our on-line gallery displays the versatility of many of our talented members.

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