The Adirondack Pastel Society was established in 2008 and is open to any artist working in the medium of soft pastel and to any person or organization wishing to promote participation in the medium.  APS provides exhibiting opportunities for pastel artists and works to educate and encourage students and professionals in the medium through workshops, demonstrations and interaction among its members.  APS is a member of the International Association of Pastel Societies.

Membership dues are $25 – $30 per annum. Please click on “Application” for more details.

The Adirondack Pastel Society (APS) centers its shows around the Glens Falls, NY area, and exhibits in the Shirt Factory Gallery, the Crandall Library, and in many other locations in the area. See our “Events” page for more information.

Come and join us!


Corey Pitkin Portrait Workshop 2016

Alain Picard Workshop 2018

Takeyce Walters Plein Air Demo at Wiawaka House 2018
Come and join us—relaxing after a workshop!