Mike Beeman of Cheyenne, Wyoming, works in pastel and oil, in studio and on location, to paint a variety of subjects, including landscapes, still lifes and figures. He is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America and a Master Circle artist in the International Association of Pastel Societies. His work has appeared in numerous juried exhibitions and competitions and has received many honors, including the Pastel Journal Silver Award in the 14th Annual Pastel 100 in 2013.



The PGE Board wishes you all a very happy Easter!


Our guest judge Nancie King Mertz has choosen the winner; it is Michele Ashby with 'Parisian Perspective´. This is a beautiful painting and a worthy winner; congratulations! Michele wins a set of Premium Sanded Pastel Paper from our sponsor UART.

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In second place is Katerina Pyatakova with 'Pivdenniy Bridge Kiev`. In third place is Polina Balashova with 'On the way home`.

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