Pastel Painters Society of Cape Cod

Michele Mozzone

"For Pastels Only on Cape Cod 2015!"

Our national juried exhibition will be held June 17 to July 12 at the beautiful Cultural Center of Cape Cod in South Yarmouth. The month long show will be on display throughout the four exhibition rooms, including the Grand Hall. 


We are pleased to have two distinguished pastelists serve as this year's jurors. Marla Baggetta is our judge of selection and Tony Allain is our judge of awards.

Pastel by Tony Allain




Above:  work by Marla Baggetta, this year's Juror of Selection.

Right: work by Tony Allain, Juror of Awards. 

Opening Reception and Presentation of Awards

Saturday, June 20 at 6:00 pm

Presentation of Awards by Master Pastelist Tony Allain from the United Kingdom.

For participants:  Congratulations if you are one of the artists juried into the exhibition!  Dates to remember:

June 7 Shipped work due
June 14 Hand delivered work due at Cultural Center of Cape Cod, 12 noon – 4 pm
June 17 Show opens
June 20 Opening Reception & Awards, 6:00 pm
July 12 Show closes, special event at 1 pm;pick up work 3 - 4:30 pm
July 19 Return art shipping deadline


Best of Show: Dreamer 2 by
Michele Poirier-Mozzone
$1,000 and $125 Jack Richeson gift certificate

Award of Excellence:  Approaching by
Christine Bodnar

$600 and $125 Jack Richeson gift certificate

Award of Honor:  Elaina by
William Schneider
$300 and $75 Jack Richeson gift certificate

Great American Artworks Award:
Northern Surf by Kurt Weiser
Gift certificate for a 78 piece master class set of pastels $325

Canson Excellence in Art Award:
Frozen in Time by Jeff Ventola
Merchandise by Canson: $250 value

Terry Ludwig Pastels Award:
Budapest Reflections by Christine Ivers
Gift certificate: $225 value

Jack Ahlin Award:
Upbeat by Nan Ping Yun 

Joan A. Ledwith Memorial Award
for Landscape given by South Cape Artists:
First Light by Cheryl Dahn

Rosalie Nadeau Award for Plein Air Painting

A Pleasant Afternoon by Ann M. Oliver-Nickerson

Ampersand Art Supply Award:

Laundry Day Burano by
Lisa Cunningham

Connecticut Pastel Society Award:
Kathy’s Kat, Nancy Lee Lovley

Golden Artists Colors Award:
Connie, Diana DeSantis $105 value

Pastel Painters of Chicago Award:
Eastern Horizon, Rodrica Tilley $100

Pastel Painters of Maine Award:
Thirsty Blossoms, Rosalie Nadeau $100

Pastel Society of America Award:
Drool, Terri Brooks $100

Pastel Society of New Hampshire Award $100:
Marsh Rain, Kim Morin-Weineck

Vermont Pastel Society Award $100:
The Altar II, Abel Marquez

Diane Townsend/UART Enterprises Award $100 Merchandise:
Blue & Gold, Deborah Quinn-Munson

Liz Haywood-Sullivan Award:
Three pastel dvds $90 value
Birch Glow, Eileen Casey

Dakota Pastels & Pastel Journal Award $82 value
Sacred Dune, Ed Chesnovitch

Multimedia Artboard & Pastel Journal Award $82 value
Just Before Sunset, Diana Johnson

Many thanks to our FPO Awards Coordinator: Donna Rossetti-Bailey