The Pastel Society of Australia, Inc. seeks to differentiate between general (“ordinary”) members and those members that have demonstrated a consistently high standard of art in pastel over a significant period of time. These PSA Inc. members are awarded “Master Pastellist” status in recognition of the high level of knowledge and skill in the execution of pastel art.Selection as a Pastel Society of Australia, Inc. Master Pastellist represents a significant accomplishment and members with this status are held in high esteem both locally and internationally.
Master Pastellists may utilise their position and status in promoting their artwork, both independently and as a member of the Society.
Click here to see a list of artists who currently hold Master Pastellist status.
To ensure the successful attainment of your Master Pastellist Status it is recommended that you seek consultation with a Pastel Society Master Pastellist of your choice regarding your work and together identify any possible areas in your artistic skill set that may benefit from improvement. This valuable process not only creates further personal artistic development but better ensures a positive outcome in the application process.
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The Pastel Society of Australia, Inc. may award selected members “Master Pastellist” status in recognition of the high standard of pastel art produced by these members. For further information, download the Master Pastellist Guide from the Master Pastellist Status section on the PSA Inc. website.
To apply to be assessed for Master Pastellist status please complete the fields below.
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