Dawn Emerson Pastel & Multimedia Workshop

Multimedia by Dawn Emerson

Nov 6 – Nov 9, 2015, 9am – 4pm Join us in this inspiring pastel and multimedia workshop instructed by nationally renown multi-award winning artist Dawn Emerson. Dawn is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America, Pastel Society of the West Coast, and the American Academy of Equine […] Read more »

2015 PAH 6th Annual Members’ Show


This year’s members show was held at the Hawaii State library’s main branch on King St. with 23 paintings on display. This was a non-juried show. Due to the limited space available, the show was curated with at least one painting from each participating member being hung. Thank you to everyone who helped with all aspects […] Read more »

PAH 2014 11th Annual Open Juried Show Results

Juror: Teresa Saia Nov. 3 – 24, 2014 Location: Place, a Design Atelier by Philpotts, Honolulu, HI Much Mahalo goes out to Mary Flanders McGrath and Philpotts and Associates, our Award Donors, all the volunteers who helped with the show and our juror Teresa Saia! See Show Online! Congratulations to All Our Award Winners! […] Read more »

Richard McKinley Workshop – 10/23 – 10/27/2006

Richard Mckinley pastel workshop Hawaii

by Gregory Pai. Probably the most profound impression that I came away with after having the privilege of attending Richard McKinley’s five-day workshop was his profound sense of personal integration as an artist and a human being. As an artist, that integration was clear in his mastery of the fundamentals […] Read more »

The Heilman Pastel Box Review

pastel box heilman

by Mark Norseth. Like many pastel artists, I’ve dreamed about what my ideal portable pastel box would be. Over time, I’ve devised several arrangements, from the plastic tackle boxes we all seem to start with, to an antique wooden silverware box I found at a yard sale and recon-structed. It’s a […] Read more »

Pastel Workshop 2014: Teresa Saia for Pastel Artists of Hawaii

Teresa Saia dawn-at-penn-cove

November 7 – 10, 2014, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily Price: $375 (members); $425 (non-members) Location: Oahu Renown pastelist and pastel instructor both nationally and in Europe, Teresa Saia will be your guide in this 4-day pastel workshop. Teresa is known for her dynamic use of color and sensitivity to light. Her […] Read more »

PAH 2013 10th Annual Open Juried Show Results

"The Breath of Kanaloa" by Candace D. Fenander 2013 Best in Show - Award of Excellence

Juror: Elizabeth Mowry, PSA Oct. 7 – Nov. 1, 2013 Location: Honolulu Museum of Art School, Honolulu, HI Much Mahalo goes out to the Honolulu Museum of Art School for the use of the facility, all the volunteers, who helped with the show, and to our juror Elizabeth Mowry! See […] Read more »