3CPS is excited to bring Lorenzo Chavez to the Central Coast for two incredible workshops! Whether you prefer plein air painting or studio painting, you won’t want to miss this event. His suggestive renderings and fluent technique in both Oil and Pastel have earned him numerous awards and many devoted collectors throughout the United States and he is considered by many to be the west’s premier pastel painter. He has been the recipient of awards and honors from such notable groups at the Pastel Society of America, California Art Club, American Impressionist Society, numerous pastel societies across the United States, Society de Pastelists France, the C.M. Russell Auction, and Artist of the West Pioneer Museum.
Chavez is an active member of. Northwest Rendezvous of Art, Plein Air Painters of America, California Art Club Signature Member, American Impressionist Society and the Pastel Society of Spain. His work is featured in six galleries in the United States and is included in Private, Corporate, University, and Museum collections nationally and internationally.