Payson Art League will host pastel artist Ruth Hampton at its meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 18 in St. Philip's Church Hall, 511 S. St. Phillips St.
Hampton has taught both oil and pastel painting for the past 15 years and has rendered portraits from sittings in all the major shopping malls in Arizona.
She will be demonstrating portrait painting in pastel from a life sitting at this month's meeting. A social reception with refreshments will begin at 6:30 p.m. with the program and business meeting following.
The meetings are always free and open to the public. Be sure to visit PAL online at www.paysonartleague.com.