The CMPS 1st Annual Members Show was recently held.  To see the beautiful work that hallmarked our inaugural members show click here.



CMPS is very excited to announce their

1st National

Pastel Painting Exhibition


Deadline: OCT 31, 2019
Online Show: Nov 15 – Dec 31, 2019


Selection Jurors: Jacob Aguiar & Lisa Rico
Awards Judge: Chris Ivers

Max 2 entries: $40 members / $45 non-members


Best in Show: $750 

2nd: $500

3rd: $300
Additional awards listed below.


Check out these fabulous prizes!

CMPS would like to thank the following Sponsors for their generous donations:


• GREAT AMERICAN ARTWORKS gift certificate for a 78 master class assortment of recipients choice - value $429
• JACK RICHESON & CO certificate - value $150
• JACK RICHESON & CO certificate - value $125
• JACK RICHESON & CO certificate - value $100
• BLICK art materials – Great American Pastel Set – value $54
• BLICK art materials – Great American Pastel Set – value $54
• BLICK art materials – Great American Pastel Set – value $54
• ARMADILLO ART (product) - value $150
• DAKOTA - Pochade Box - value $150
• SENNELIER Gift Certificate - value $150
• HOLBEIN - Artist Soft Pastel Set of 48 & Certificate of Merit - value $147.75
• LINDA KIROUAC Memorial - Wildlife & Animals Award - $100
• PASTEL PAINTERS SOCIETY of CAPE COD Award - value $100
• TERRY LUDWIG certificate - value $100
PASTEL SOCIETY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE (PSNH) Award - $100
• DIANE TOWNSEND pastel set - value $86
• 3 HONORABLE MENTIONS: entry (2 max) into the CMPS National Juried Show November, 2020


More great donations are coming in, so check back for updates.

Complete details and prospectus can be found at http://www.showsubmit.com/sd_cmpsnat19.php .









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