Watercolor and Pastel Artists at CHAW

Air and Space Museum is not all planes and rockets: Exhibit of art from WWI is wonderful

The National Air and Space Museum has an exhibit that is worth a few minutes of your time. Called Artist Soldiers: Artistic Expression in the First World War, it displays … Continue reading

December 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Two Smithsonian Pastel Workshops

Weekend before last, I attended two all-day workshops–Pastel Portraits and The Still-Life in Pastel–sponsored by Smithsonian Associates at the Dillon Ripley Center.  Both were taught by Gary Shankman, head of … Continue reading

July 8, 2016 · 1 Comment