This one day, intensive, pop-up workshop, for enthusiastic beginners and experienced artists alike, will teach you new skills and improve your proficiency.
We’ll be working from observation and focusing on line and value. Participants will render a variety of timed poses with both a nude and a draped figure.
Materials (included in fee) are charcoal and pastels in wet and dry techniques.


$175 – includes $25 model fee and materials fee
a light lunch will be served
to register call the gallery 631 477-0021 or email us at

Nancy Ness is a Signature member of the Pastel Society of America, a member of the American Women Artists, IAPS (International Association of Pastel Societies), West Coast Pastel Society, American Impressionist Society, Palette Club of Ogden and Oil Painters of America.

Over the years, Nancy has won international and national awards for her fine art. In recent years, she won the Hampton’s Art Hub International Fine Art and in two separate years, won awards in the International NYC Annual Pastel of America Show. Along with these awards, she has been accepted into a number of national shows including American Impressions Small Works and the Northeast National Pastel Competition.