Pastel artist Alain Picard to be at next art league meeting

Award-winning artist Alain J. Picard will demonstrate pastel portraits at the next Bridgeport Art League meeting in Shelton.

Picard has been featured in The Artist’s Magazine and The Pastel Journal and is the author of "Pastel Basics." He recently demonstrated at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the National Arts Club.

The meeting will take place Monday, May 19 at 11:45 a.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Parish Center, 25 Church St. Coffee and dessert will be served.

The event is free, and the public is welcome. Information: Diane Napolitano at 203-924-6074.