The Colored Pencil Society of America is a nonprofit organization formed in 1990, with 22 active U.S. chapters dedicated to artists working with colored pencil. District Chapter 201 was the very first district chapter, also formed in 1990 under the national organization. More about our chapter.
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NEXT MEETING: Saturday,March 21, 2020
 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. 

Artist for the Month of February is:
Pat Averill, CPSA
28th Annual Colored Pencil Society of America International Exhibition
Sunset Waves
9 x 11 3/4
Pat Averill, CPSA
Explore This! 16
Explore This! is the online exhibition CPSA hosts to explore using colored pencil with other media. It also allows three-dimensional structure, bas relief, collage, and other applications not eligible for entry in the CPSA International Exhibition.The exhibition will be on the CPSA website from February 1, 2019 until January 31, 2020
29th Annual DC 201 Colored Pencil Exhibition
Deadline for entries
Awards revealed on CPSA website
Explore This! 16 online exhibition posted at
Important Dates and Deadlines
January 15, 2020:
February 1, 2020:
February 1, 2020, to January 31, 2021:
Juror: R. Lynn Whitelaw

From I-5 take Exit 283 and go east on Wilsonville Road. Look for signs for the library, which sits between Rebekah St. and Memorial Dr.
Wilsonville Public Library
 8200 SW Wilsonville Rd
Wilsonville, OR 
Topic: Pre-show Critique
Entries Accepted :
Selected Artists Announced :
Arrival Dates for Artwork: 
Award Winners Notified :
Artwork Return Shipping :
July 31–August 16, 2020
Dunedin Fine Art Center, Dunedin, FL
Dec 15, 2019 to Mar. 31, 2020
May 1, 2020
July 31 - August 16, 2020
June 20 - 29, 2020
July 11-13, 2020
Departs Aug 18 - 21

Important Dates and Deadlines
Annual CPSA Convention: July 28 - Aug 1, 2020
Registration opens January 15, 2020 
Juror: Chris Valle
Water Pillows
7 X 10.5
Pat Averill, CPSA
Important Dates and Deadlines
April 13, 2020:
May 4, 2020:
May 5 to June 26 2020:
May 6, 2020:
June 29, 2020:
Deadline for entries
Drop off art 9 am to noon
DC 201 29th Annual Show
Artist Reception, Awards and Raffle 2:30 to 4:00 pm
Pick up art 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Beaverton City Hall
The Beaverton Building

Main Floor and 5th Floor
​12725 SW Millikan Way
Beaverton, OR  97005
Judge: Debbie Teeter