Chicago Pastel Painters

An artist pastel society based in the Chicago area

The Chicago Pastel Painters congratulates the award winners of the

Pastels Chicago 2013

Fourth Biennial National Juried Exhibition.

Pastels Chicago 2013 Awards Catalog

Pastels Chicago 2013 at The Art Center Highland Park

The Art Center Highland Park,
1957 Sheridan Rd.,
Highland Park, IL 60035

2013 Award Winners

  • BEST OF SHOW
    Colette Odya Smith, PSA, IAPS-MC
    Moving in Accord
  • AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
    Sue Gombus, PSA
    Snow Storm
  • WUNDERLAND/GREAT AMERICAN ARTWORKS AWARD
    Linda Brown, PSA, IAPS-MC
    Footsteps #5
  • BLICK ART MATERIALS/
    RESTAURANT.COM AWARD

    Kathleen Newman,CPP-M, PSA,
    IAPS-MC
    Taking Five
  • HEILMAN DESIGNS/
    JACK RICHESON & CO. AWARD

    Carol Strock Wasson, CPP-M
    Spring Light
  • PRISMACOLOR AWARD
    Felicia Renee Diaz
    Speak No Evil
  • WALLIS CORPORATION/
    JACK RICHESON & CO. AWARD

    Nancie King Mertz, CPP-M, PSA
    The Rookery
  • CANSON, INC. AWARD
    Tom Heflin
    Sleepless in August
  • ART DE TRIUMPH & ARTFUL FRAMER STUDIO AWARD
    Diana De Santis, PSA-M, IAPS-MC
    Maria
  • VERILUX/JACK RICHESON & CO AWARD
    Michael Latala, CPP-M
    Cool Light
  • AMPERSAND ART SUPPLY/
    GUERRILLA PAINTER AWARD

    Denise Presnell-Weidner
    Trails Edge
  • TERRY LUDWIG PASTELS/
    GUERILLA PAINTER AWARD

    Vianna Szabo, PSA, IAPS-MC
    Ludwig’s Heart
  • DEGAS PASTEL SOCIETY AWARD
    Lucy Smith
    River Fisherman
  • PASTEL SOCIETY OF AMERICA AWARD
    Dotty Carringi
    Jedi at Thirteen
  • FRANKEN FRAMES AWARD
    Ron Burgess, CPP-D
    Road to Athens
  • RESTAURANT.COM/
    OSIO BROWN AWARD

    William A. Schneider, CPP-M, PSA-M
    Bud at Ninety Two
  • ARMADILLO ART & CRAFT AWARD
    Christine Swann, PSA
    Invisible
  • GUERRILLA AWARD
    Abel Marquez, PSA
    The Visitor
  • RESTAURANT.COM/
    DAKOTA ART AWARD

    Liz Wall, CPP
    D.C. at Dusk
  • MULTIMEDIA ARTBOARD/
    OSIO BROWN AWARD

    Sangita Phadke, PSA-M
    The Orange Pepper
  • UART/OSIO BROWN AWARD
    Tatijana Jacenkiw, CPP-M, PSA, IAPS-MC
    Paradise
  • PASTEL SOCIETY OF NEW MEXICO AWARD
    Mike Barret Kolasinski, CPP-M, PSA
    Bluelike Symptoms
  • PASTEL PAINTERS SOCIETY OF CAPE COD AWARD
    Cheri Saffro, CPP-M, PSA
    Hotel Albuquerque
  • SOUTHEASTERN PASTEL SOCIETY AWARD
    Reven Fellars, CPP
    Summer Geraniums
  • DIANE TOWNSEND/
    F&W PUBLICATIONS AWARD

    Ted Fuka, CPP-M, PSA
    River’s Edge
  • ADVANCED GROUP PURCHASE AWARD
    Vianna Szabo, PSA, IAPS-MC
    End of Day
  • ADVANCED GROUP PURCHASE AWARD
    John Markese
    Heather’s Intrigue

Pastels Chicago 2013 Jurors

Richard McKinley (Judge of Selection)

Richard Mckinley

Richard McKinley
PSa-HF, PSWC-Pl

Recently inducted into the Pastel Society of America (PSA) Hall of Fame, Richard McKinley has been a professional working artist for 38 years and has over 35 years of teaching experience.Richard divides his time between painting the locations he is passionate about, reinterpreting those paintings back in the studio, writing about art matters, and instructing workshops.

Sandra Burshell (Judge of Awards)

Sandra Burshell

Sandra Burshell
PSa-m, iaPS-mC, dPSS

Sandra has been active in promoting the status of pastel, serving on the Board of IAPS (International Association of Pastel Societies) since 1994, giving workshops and talks on the subject. Sandra has lived in New Orleans for more than 20 years, and spends several days a week in her studio on Chartres Street – where the French Quarter architecture can often spark her next idea.

Sponsors

Advanced Group

Ampersand Art Supply

Armadillo Art & Craft

ArtDeTriumph & Artful Framer Studios

Blick Art Materials

Canson Inc.

Dakota Art

Diane Townsend

Degas Pastel Society

Edgmon Art

Framtek

Great American Artworks

Guerrilla Painter

Heilman Designs

F&W Publications

Franken Frames

Jack Richeson & Co.

Multimedia Artboard

Osio-Brown

Pastel Painters Society
of Cape Cod

Pastel Society of America

Pastel Society of New Mexico

Prismacolor

Restaurant.com

Southeastern Pastel Society

Terry Ludwig Pastels

Uart

Verilux

Wallis Corporation

WunderLand