Internationally renowned artist Desmond O’Hagan will be here in March to share his expertise in oil and pastel with us! On March 13th Desmond O’Hagan will give a slide demo from 7-9pm — all are welcome to attend. His 3-day Workshop on Oils & Pastels will run March 14-16, 2008. There is still room for a few more in his workshop, so come March 13th and check him out you just might not want to miss his workshop. See the brochure for details. To register call 972-721-2488 or 721-8063 for IAA workshops or email email@example.com
Desmond was born in Wiesbaden, Germany, in 1959, and was raised in the United States. He enjoys working in a variety of media, but his primary focus is pastels and oils. Constantly challenging himself has translated into a fulfilling career in fine art encompassing several one-man shows and participation in group exhibitions in the United States, Japan, China, and France. He is a Master Pastelist with the Pastel Society of America and is listed in Who’s Who in American Art. O’Hagan has won several awards at the Pastel Society of America’s annual shows in New York City. He has also won the George Innes, Jr. Memorial Award from the Salmagundi Club. At the 1999 International Association of Pastel Societies Exhibition held in Albuquerque, New Mexico, O’Hagan was awarded the Prix’d Pastel Award (Best of Show). In May of 2005, he was inducted into the IAPS “Masters Circle”. His art has been the subject of feature articles in numerous artist national and international magazines.