Internationally renowned pastel artist Rita Kirkman opens her exhibit, Kindred Spirits, at Arts for Rural Texas, on Saturday.
The artist’s reception will be held from 5-7 p.m. and is open to the public. Kirkman’s exhibit is another example of the high caliber of work being made available to residents and visitors in the region. The artist’s work is defined by light, color and composition, and since 2003 has consistently won major awards in national and international competitions. She is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America and an Eminent Pastelist with the International Association of Pastel Societies.