In this workshop designed for beginners, we will create art using various pastels to explore the transformative power of art in pastel color! No previous experience necessary. This workshop is free. Ages 62 & Up Only. Please have ID present for verification.
Sponsored by: The Schmieding Foundation
Owen Buffington is a multimedia artist whose work explores the intersections of geography, history and landscape. Owen earned an MFA, with an emphasis in drawing, from the University of Arkansas in 2017, and has taught at universities, community art non-profits, and public schools. He finished a two-year artist residency at the Lux Center for the Arts in Nebraska in 2019, and for the last two years, worked in Chicago as an art instructor at Misericordia – a facility that provides support for people with developmental disabilities. Owen currently lives in Fayetteville, AR.
The Schmieding Foundation, Inc.
Established in 1990, the Schmieding Foundation has focused on giving primarily for higher education, human services, health organizations, and to a Lutheran church. The Foundation is generously sponsoring our entire Senior Series this Spring and early Summer.
- Masks are no longer required in the building, but you may feel free to wear one if you like.