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Pastel Viewpoints - Members Only  2015 Juried Show

Call for Entries

The Maryland Pastel Society will hold a Juried Members Only show at the Willow Gallery, Quiet Waters Park, 60 Quiet Waters Park Road, Annapolis, Maryland, from July 8-August 23, 2015. All Artist and Signature members in good standing of the Maryland Pastel Society are invited to submit work for selection by juror Mary Pritchard. She will select a maximum of 60 works for this show.

The prospectus and entry forms are posted below.

About our Juror:

Mary Pritchard received her B.A. in studio art from Mount Holyoke College and has Master’s degrees in both art and journalism.  She was in-house corporate art curator for Ashland Oil, Inc., and has been a consultant to companies such as Nationwide Insurance Company and Power Authority of the State of New York, advising on the acquisition, installation and conservation of art.  She coordinated special events and traveling exhibitions for a variety of artists including internationally known landscape painter Wolf Kahn.

Following a career in education administration at the University of Delaware, she returned to painting fulltime.  An award-winning pastel artist, she is known for her landscapes of the Eastern Shore.  Galleries representing her work include Bishop’s Stock, Snow Hill, MD.; Carla Massoni Gallery, Chestertown, MD.; and the Station Gallery, Greenville, DE.  Visit her website to learn more and view her work.