Shows and Events

General Meetings

March 28 – General meeting and Pop-up Event.  More information to follow.

November 7 – General meeting and demonstration – More information to follow.

 Paint Outs

3CPS Plein Air Paint Out – Mount Hollister


This paint-out features lovely views of Mount Hollister, one of SLO County’s famour Seven Sisters..  We’ll meet in the afternoon, not the morning, so that we can get late afternoon color on the mountain. Daylight Savings Time will have changed so it will be staying light later.    


WHEN: Wednesday, March 18, 2020
TIME:  3 to 6pm
WHERE:  Rock Harbor Church, 1475 Quintana Road in Morro Bay

We’ll meet on the grounds of Rock Harbor Church; there is a nice level lawn with a view of the mountain. Contact Jim Tyler to RSVP or for carpool coordination:  805-748-2220,

Up Coming Shows

Calling All 3CPS Members! All Member Show (June – August 2020)


On Your (Pastel) Mark… Get Set… Go Paint…

for the second Bi-Annual 3CPS Members Only Show!

This is a 2-month exhibit at Art Central Gallery.
Beginners to Professional Artists! The only requirement is that you be a current member in good standing of the California Central Coast Pastel Society.  Details to follow, so stay tuned and start painting your best work!

More information to follow


Alain Picard Workshops

March 4 – 7, 2020

2 day studio workshop (Workshop is /Full)

1 day plein air workshop

1 day additional studio workshop.

Located in Morro Bay, CA



Workshop pdf

Online Registration

Materials List

Questions? Please call KC Caldwell at (805) 540-1470.


Lorenzo Chavez Workshops

May 20 – 23, 2020

2 Day Plein Air Workshop

2 day In-Studio Workshop

 Location TBA

Online Registration

Students may register for one or both the plein air and studio workshops and we encourage you to take both!  
Questions? Please call KC Caldwell at (805) 540-1470.

Debbie Wardrope

More information to follow

Teresa Saia 

 September 10,11, and 12, 2020

3-day In-Studio Workshop

Questions? Please call KC Caldwell at (805) 540-1470.

 Registration opens Spring, 2020

More information to follow


California Central Coast Pastel Society (3CPS)  ♦  P.O. Box 13933, San Luis Obispo, CA 93406  ♦

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