Bonnie’s Bootcamp Pastel Workshop

Bonnie Griffith, award-winning landscape artist and instructor, will teach a one day pastel painting workshop on Saturday, June 3, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. as part of the Eagle Plein Air Festival. The hands-on workshop will focus on composition, creating an underpainting and balancing shapes to develop a strong painting using soft pastels. Students will bring easel, chair and all materials except paper. Bonnie will provide references to paint from and will have available some favorite pastel sticks for purchase.

To receive the $20 TVAA member discount, enter TVAA2017 during registration checkout and ensure your TVAA membership is current. Register and read more about this workshop here.

Date and Time
June 3, 2017, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Workshop location
TBD, Eagle, Idaho

How to Register
Pre-registration required: follow this link.

Workshop Fee
$75 for TVAA members. For the $20 discount, enter code TVAA2017 during checkout.
$95 for non-TVAA members

If you are not a TVAA member, you can join here.

About the Instructor
Bonnie Zahn Griffith is a signature member of and past President for the Northwest Pastel Society (IAPS), member of the Landscape Artists International (juried membership), the Pastel Society of the West Coast and the Blue Buffalo Artists group. You can see her work at

TVAA is a sponsor of the Eagle Plein Air Festival. See more about the Eagle Plein Air Festival at

How to Prepare Images of Art for Submission to Galleries and Exhibitions

Robert Pleasure is the owner of RiverWorks Imaging at 2418 Main Street in Boise. He is a master at fine art capture and reproduction, photos on canvas and photo retouching.

In this special offer to TVAA members only, Robert Pleasure will lead you through one hour of private instruction on how to use Photoshop or Photoshop Elements to prepare images of your art for submitting to galleries and exhibitions. Learn how to crop, adjust lighting, correct for camera distortion and resize for specific submission requirements. To schedule your hour, give Robert a call at 208-340-8788. Tell him you are a TVAA member.

Dates and Times
To be arranged by calling Robert at 208-340-8788

Workshop location
RiverWorks Imaging
2418 Main Street
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-340-8788

How to Register
Reserve your spot by calling Robert at 208-340-8788. If you are a TVAA member, be sure to tell him so. If not a member, you can join here.

Workshop Fee
$20 for TVAA members

About the Instructor
For more information on Robert Pleasure and RiverWorks Imaging see,  RiverWorksImaging on Facebook or riverworksimaging on Instagram.