2020 Program

Monthly Meetings are held on the


at 7:30pm

We are currently conducting our meetings online via Zoom each month due to Covid-19

otherwise at

Mt Waverley Community Centre, Miller Crescent, Mt Waverley

Please also note that in 2020, we will not be meeting in November due to The Melbourne Cup public holiday


Go to our Paint-Outs webpage for further information



Workshop | Pastel Society of Victoria, Australia

Go to our Workshops webpage for contact information about the Co-ordinator of each workshop

Dates of PSVA MeetingsArtist for Demonstration or WorkshopMedium - Demonstration and/or workshop or paint-out
February 3
It Hao PhehDemo - in the medium of Charcoal
VENUE: Mt Waverley Community Centre
February 15PAINT OUT CANCELLED due to weatherWarrandyte - en plein air
March 2Caroline LewallenDemo - Mixing Alcohol with Pastel for Dramatic Effect
VENUE: Mt Waverley Community Centre
March 19PAINT OUTDocklands - en plein air
Two wonderful artists - Linda Finch & Stephie Clark
Demo - Linda Finch : Pastels &
Stephie Clark: Flowers in Pastels
VENUE: Art-in-Action, Chambly House, 405 Camberwell Road, Camberwell
April 5WORKSHOP - Stephie Clark CANCELLEDWORKSHOP - Pastel Flowers
April 6John Bredl CANCELLEDDemo - Seascape in Oils
VENUE: Mt Waverley Community Centre
April 19PAINT OUT CANCELLEDDandenong Ranges Botanic Gardens, Rhododendron Garden - Olinda en plein air
May 4Ben Winspear ONLINEDemo - a Landscape in pastel ‘Chasing the Light - Harcourt’
ONLINE via Zoom
May 30 & 31WORKSHOP - Penelope Gilbert Ng CANCELLEDWORKSHOP - Pastels
Venue: Convention Centre, 269 Reynolds Road, Doncaster East
June 1Penelope Gilbert-Ng ONLINEDemo - Portrait in Pastel
ONLINE via Zoom
July 6Louise Corke ONLINEDemo - Coastal scene 'Splash & Crash' in Pastel ONLINE via Zoom
August 3Stephie Clark ONLINEDemo - Still Life in Pastel
ONLINE via Zoom
August 19 - 12 OctoberRegister as an Artist on Gallery247Register as an Artist on the Gallery 247 website.
Then you can enter your paintings from 19 September - 12 October
August 20PAINT OUT CANCELLEDWarrandyte - en plein air
September 7Craig Penny ONLINEDemo - Acrylic Landscape
ONLINE via Zoom
September 17PAINT OUT CANCELLEDDandenong Ranges Botanic Garden, Olinda - en plein air
September 19 - 12 OctoberSubmit Entries for 33rd Annual Exhibition - uploaded to Gallery 247 websiteEnter your paintings
October 5Annual General Meeting (AGM) ONLINEAGM on Zoom ONLINE with a Critique Night with Lyn Mellady, Cathy van Ee and Ben Winspear
October 15PAINT OUT CANCELLEDWarrandyte - en plein air
October 19 - November 1PSVA ANNUAL EXHIBITION - ONLINE on Gallery247 - register with Gallery247 and upload your paintings from 19 September 2020
November 2Maxwell Wilks ONLINEDemo in Pastel of a River scene by esteemed artist Maxwell Wilks on Zoom ONLINE
November 7-8WORKSHOP Rodney Bathgate to be confirmedWORKSHOP - Pastel
December 7Everyone invited - Christmas Meeting. Please bring a plate to share
Christmas meeting - Auction, raffles, prize-giving, Signature Award, fun celebrations.
Bring a plate to share.
VENUE: to be notified

Barbara McManus demonstrating ‘The Figure, Clothed’ in soft pastels

If you would like more information about our Workshops, Exhibitions, our Annual Art-in-Action or our Annual Program, please contact the following committee members

Exhibitions and Art-in-Action

Denise Tomlinson     e   denisepvsart@gmail.com

Annual Program

Isabelle McKenzie (President)   e   psvapresident@gmail.com


Go to our

Workshops webpage

for contact information about the Co-ordinator of each workshop