Diana Coidan has been awarded the “Commissioner’s Choice Award” at the NC State Fair for her pastel entitled “Ears Lookin’ At You”. Purchased, it will hang on a yearly basis in various agriculture buildings with her name plaque signifying the 2012 NC State Fair.
She also has taken third place with her pastel, “Sea Aire” at the Beaufort County Fine Arts Show in Washington, NC. Exhibit will run through end of December at the Civic Center.
May 8 – Fred Fielding
Fred will be demonstrating his process for developing a pastel painting over a watercolor underpainting on 11×14 lux archival paper, discussing the underpainting techniques and his color choices.