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Winnsboro Center for the Arts Hosts a Colored Pencil Workshop with Linda Lucas Hardy

Winnsboro, TX – Professional colored pencil artist Linda Lucas Hardy will teach a masterclass workshop called Luminous, Lustrous Colored Pencil on Drafting Film from 9 am – 4 pm April 23 – 24 at Winnsboro Center for the Arts (WCA) at 212 Market St. Winnsboro, Texas. Students will learn to create stunning colored pencil drawings on drafting film.

An example of one of Linda Lucas Hardy’s colored pencil drawings on drafting film.

Hardy is well known for creating brilliant colored pencil paintings that radiate light, color, and emotion in a way that speaks to the heart. A twenty-year veteran of teaching and workshop instruction, Hardy has taught workshops and classes to thousands of students aged 8 to 88 in 15 states and two countries. Regardless of how much experience they have, students will be thrilled to learn there’s another dimension to the ever-popular colored pencil as it comes to life on this delicate, translucent surface.

Hardy has been published in two dozen magazines and sixteen books. Her work has been judged in more than 80 national and international exhibitions and she’s won an equal number of awards and honors, many being Best in Show. She is a fifteen-year merit award recipient in the Colored Pencil Society of America, former president of CPSA 215, the Dallas/Ft. Worth District Chapter, and former president of CPSA 222, the Texarkana Chapter of the Colored Pencil Society of America. Hardy is a signature member of the National Oil & Acrylic Painters Society, a signature member of the Irving Art Association, and has been a member of the Mt. Pleasant Texas Art Society for over 30 years.

Register for this workshop under Education on the WCA website at

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