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Peggy Marlatt: Explore Painting the Canyons in Pastel

September 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Peggy Marlatt has been coming to the Escalante Canyons Art Festival for the past 10 years and would love to share with you her approach using pastels. She especially loves the arches and walls of the canyons and will share with you a demonstration painting of one of her favorite subjects.

Feel free to sketch along or ask questions. She will have a few samples of papers and pastels that you can try the mystery of pastel.


Tucson Arizona based Peggy Marlatt paints the landscape plein air in pastel. She is active with the Sonoran Plein Air Painters, Tucson Barrio
Painters and the Tucson Pastel Society. She loves and finds her inspiration in the colors and textures of the Sonoran Desert landscape.
Peggy has been an Artist in Residence for Petrified National Forest and Hubbell Trading Post National Monument. She has attended the Escalante Canyons Art Festival for the past 10 years and was awarded an honorary mention in 2016, along with having participated in various group demos at the festival.
Her work is shown in various galleries in the Tucson area including the Ironwood Gallery at the Arizona Sonoran Desert Museum, Tubac Center for the Arts, and The Tucson Desert Museum.

You can see more of her work here  and follow her at https://www.instagram.com/peggymarlatt/.


September 19
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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