Pastel Artists.CA

Canada's community for pastel artists

We are Canada’s community for  pastel artists with members across the country, from British Columbia to the Maritimes.

What's On Now

11th Members only online Juried Exhibition

The call for entry is now CLOSED

what we do

PAC is committed to promoting pastels to art lovers across our nation. We host exhibitions and workshops to provide education among our members and the public. Here are some of the things we do.


We present workshops in both Eastern and Western Canada


We have members across Canada from beginners to internationally renowned  Master Pastellists


Our exhibitions alternate between Western and Eastern Canada. In addition, there’s our popular online exhibition.

Member Resources

Just for our members, we have an extensive DVD library, tips, tutorials and our quarterly newsletter

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

~Edgar Degas~