Dear PGE members, you should by now have received an email with the new meeting ID. Our host will be EzTalks. All necessary information is also available in the forum.

Best regards

Dorothea Schulz

PGE chair


All PGE members are cordially invited to attend the meeting tonight at 6pm GMT/7pm CET in an online chatroom. Please check the forum for all necessary details. Looking forward to meeting you!
Dorothea Schulz
PGE chair

Our guest judge Margaret Dyer has choosen the winner; it is Michele Ashby with 'Entrée of the pas de trois‘.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 Brigitte Charles with  'Une petite bourrée auvergnate les filles?´. In third place is Teresa Allen with ´Dancers at the barre´.

2.3. Feb.2018

Please read the rules before you upload your pastel images!

March - Landscape - challenge: Cityscape, day or night

An urban theme for March; buildings tall or small, roofs, streets, squares, bridges. Your entry may contain human figures, but only as part of the scenery. Remember, this is a landscape, not a figure challenge!

April - Animals - challenge: On the bird table

A painting of one or more local wild birds that visit our gardens. It’s fine if they are perched on a twig or sitting on the ground; a bird table is not essential for this challenge.

May - Still life - challenge: Clothing and accessoirs

Think of a still life containig scarves, hats, jewellery, gloves, with or without a piece of clothing.

Dear members,

The PGE use January, 31st as a last payment date for all member fees. 
The fees for last year have been adjusted for those who joined during the year. Apprentice member fee is 15 € and Journeyers + Signature members 30 € per year.
You should have received a member letter in January with all the necessary payment details; please check your mailbox and your spam folder in case you haven't added PGE to your trusted senders.
Members who haven't paid their fee until March, 1st will be disabled! 
Best regards, hope to see you back soon!
Dorothea Schulz
PGE chair