Reflections in Pastel: Northern Indiana Pastel Society Membership Exhibit
Oct. 6 – Nov. 4, 2018 | MoonTree Studios

9638 Union Road, at the Center at Donaldson, Plymouth, Indiana.
Reception with awards 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13.
Unaccepted works will be returned at reception.

 Nov. 5, 2018: Art will be transferred to South Bend Civic Theatre by NIPS Volunteers, to be exhibited November 9 – December 23, 2018 in the SBCT lobbies and art gallery.

Artists should plan to pick up work at SBCT on January 9, 2019, 2:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Prize judge: Painter, sculptor, educator and studio artist David deVillier of Culver. He has a BFA from Louisiana State U and MFA from Yale. He has taught art at Ancilla College and MoonTree Studios.

MoonTree requests a 30 percent commission on sales.   Northern Indiana Pastel Society will not accept financial liability for accidents or loss.



South Bend Civic Theatre | Nov. 9–Dec. 23, 2018

Salvation Army Kroc Center | March – May 2019

Buchanan Art Center | Spring 2020

Colfax Cultural Center | September – October 2020




Pink Pals, soft pastel by Zara Osterman

Fernwood Botanical Gardens | Clark Gallery
Friday, March 30 – Sunday, May 27, 2018

13988 Range Line Road, Niles MI 49120 269-695-6491

Displaying 50 entries by 29 Northern Indiana Pastel Society members.

Releasing Tuesday, May 29, 11am-5pm

NIPS members and guests attended the exhibition reception and awards ceremony on April 8. Exhibition Juror Susan Henshaw spoke, commenting on the challenges and process of selecting winners, and her rationale for each decision.

Congratulations to those receiving Judge’s Awards:

Jim Cooke, Highway to the Clouds

Tami McNally, Granddad’s River #1



Diann Nelson, Green Island

Tim Swagerle, Stop, Look & Listen

Avon Waters, Soup Fix’ns