PSA Members Create Pastel Magic

Cathy Ku
An Elephant in Pastels by artist Hettie Rowley

Welcome to the Pastel Society of Australia

Welcome to the PSA! We are a group of artists dedicated to the beauty of pastels - that's our specialty. We conduct workshops, hold exhibitions, social functions and an environment within which we can all advance our mastery of this amazing medium. We are open to members of all ability and experience ranges, so if you are new here, have a look around and consider joining us!

Wonderful Benefits

The Pastel Society of Australia invites  you to apply for your membership now 

Competitions News

Read the latest news and notices on all our competitions


See what's happening with recent exhibitions 

PSA Features and Events

  • Coming workshops
  • PASTEL EXPO 2018
  • Featured Pastellist
  • demo videos

The theme for our April Set Subject 2019 is a technical excercise :  "Lost and Found Edges"  

Our Sponsors

The Pastel EXPO 2018 is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland.
The Regional Arts Development Fund is a partnership between the Queensland Government and the Sunshine Coast to support local arts and culture in regional Queensland.

Sponsor - Art-Spectrum
sponsor faber-castell
Sponsor Soft Pastels
gwen-thiesfield sponsor
 sponsor arthouse-northside
Sponsor oxlades
Sponsor caloundra-art-framing-gallery