PASA - Pastel Artists of South Australia

Blog posts August 2016

Workshopping with Roe Gartelmann

A drive past vineyards and olive groves leads seven of us to Roe’s house and gallery in Willunga for a two day weekend workshop in Basic Pastels.  It was exercises to expand our minds before wandering around the rambling property to a paint huge gum trees, a wooden bridge over a dry creek, naked vin…

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New Approaches to Art

Lyn Robins is an anarchist, an explorer, a risk-taker - in art, anyway.  Her motto is "It's my painting and I'll do what I want!"  And she does.  Mapping out her painting with "glug", otherwise known as Absolute Matte, on watercolour paper (140gsm rough), Lyn uses what are generally known as 'rules'…

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PASA paint-in with Bill Truslove at Victor Harbor

PASA members enthusiastically worked under guidance from our Founding Member Bill Truslove at the Victor Harbor August meeting. Everyone worked from the same photo of one of  Bill's completed paintings.  Bill made a start on another painting of the same subject while giving hints on important po…

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