Midsummer Garden Party | Friday, July 26, 4-6 p.m.
Carriage House restaurant and gardens

Enjoy elegant refreshments while drawing, painting and photographing the beautiful gardens at the Carriage House Dining Room, 24460 Adams Road, South Bend. (West on Adams Road to Orange Road.)

Be inspired by abundant hydrangea blooms, day lilies and roses as well as ancient trees in sunny gardens and shady nooks. Plein air painting is encouraged. Enjoy the company of fellow pastel artists.
Spouses and guests are welcome. Hors d’oeuvres, wine and cocktails will be courtesy of the Carriage House.



Call for entries
Northern Indiana Pastel Society Members’ Exhibit
Heartland Artists Gallery | Plymouth, Indiana
July 23 to Aug. 24, 2019

Click here to download Entry Form to print

101 N. Michigan St., Plymouth, Indiana
Deliver 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, July 21
Hang 3 p.m. July 21.
Reception 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4.
Release 3-5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24

Fees: $10 for 1 work, $15 for two works. Your art listed as Number 1 will be displayed. Your work listed as Number 2 may be omitted due to space limits. We hope all will be shown.July 23 – Aug. 24, 2019

Buchanan Art Center | Buchanan, Mich.

Spring 2020

Colfax Cultural Center | South Bend, Indiana

September – October 2020

Kroc Center | South Bend, Indiana

March – May 2021

Moon Tree Studios | Donaldson, Ind.

May 8 – June 20, 2021
Set up: May 4–7
Reception: May 15, 1–3 p.m.
Take down: June 21

Colfax Cultural Center

September – October 2020



Faces and Places: Northern Indiana Pastel Society Members’ Show
Salvation Army Kroc Community Center
900 W Western Avenue
South Bend, Indiana 46601

March 15-May 18, 2019

Prizes were selected by Assistant Prof. Angelo Martinez, art dept. chair, Holy Cross College.

The following artists received Judge’s Awards:

Rosie Mireles, View From a Train

Greg Lorch, Beach Tranquility

Larry Huemmer, Woodland Vista

Tim Swagerle, Eel River Morning

Diann Nelson, Hannah


Tami McNally, Sunset on the Pond


Below is a sampling of some of the 47 pastels on exhibit.

Marie Arch, Violets for Mom


Avon Waters, Ole Miss

Sue Coultas, Gracie

Denise Kuehner, St. Joe River Bend

Lylanne Musselman, Arizona’a Black Cardinal with a Red Eye

Tami McNally, Aubrey’s Flowers

Catherine McCormick, Cottage

Jude Phillips, Robin’s Rite of Spring

Peg Luecke, Junie






Barb Gentner Stephenson, Hard Luck Plays The Blues