The Connecticut Pastel Society is a statewide fine arts organization with a national outreach. CPSSM programs are funded and run by artists and their affiliates intent on increasing awareness of pastel as

a fine art medium. The CPSSM organization now has a tax-exempt status and is therefore eligible to receive tax-deductible charitable contributions.

There are no upcoming events at this time.

There are no upcoming events at this time.

From the CPS Board

Next CPS Board meeting will be held by Zoom meeting software on Saturday, November 12, 2022, 10 a.m. to noon. Contact CPS if you would like to attend; all members always welcome.

CPS now is able to offer scholarships to pastelists wishing to attend a workshop from our offerings. Please see the Scholarships page.

See the CPS/Newsletter page for our latest Newsletter April 2022.

Please see our Exhibition Guidelines before entering any of our exhibitions.

Member Exhibition 4/2 - 4/30 SoCCA
Renaissance Exhibition 6/10 - 8/4 Lyme Art Association

Portrait: Corey Pitkin - 5/13 - 5/15
Portrait: Judith Leeds - 10/14-16