D Chambers Art


Donna has been happily painting in oils and pastels for most of her life. Most recently she has focused on pastels. She teaches workshops in pastel painting and demo's frequently.

Donna creates impresionistic landscapes with the soft pastels, enjoying the moody blues, vibrant violets, ravishing reds, tints and spectrum of chroma created in pastels. Her work has been in many juried shows in Michigan and Indiana as well as the North Dallas area of Texas: Richardson Civic Art, Art in the Atrium, Frisco, Tx.

Donna has had one artist shows of her pastels at the Buchanan Art Center and Lake Michigan College, Bertrand Crossing Campus.

She was a studio artist in the Box Factory for the Arts, St. Joseph, Mi. The McKinney Art Studio, McKinney Texas had selected pastels of her art display. The Wiley Art Gallery, Wylie, Tx showed her pastels for the past year. Filtered, a coffee shop and artistic supporter, has hung many of her pieces during the past several years, She demonstrated pastel painting on a weekly basis at Filtered for the past few years.

Donna is a current member with the Pastel Society of the Southwest, and past member of the McKinney Art Club. She is a Past member of the Northern Indiana Pastel Society and Northern Indiana Artist Association.

She has taken pastel workshops from Richard McDaniel, Alan Flattman, Alain Picard and many others. She has also been a student of Harry Ahn, oil painter.

"Clouds in a Pastel Sky" won a blue ribbon for the "best use of a medium" at the 2016 McKinney Art Club Annual Show. Recently two of her paintings sold in the Keller City Hall Show, Keller Tx.


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