Celebration of Artists

Pastelists Ed Kennedy Anne Kindl

A Detroit native, Ed is a self-taught, award winning, artist. His artistic journey began with art classes at the University of Michigan, while earning a degree in Chemical Engineering. He has attended multiple workshops given by some of today’s top painters in the country. He is a member of several art societies and enjoys teaching. Now retired, Ed enjoys spending time painting the magnificent landscapes found in America’s National Parks.

Anne is an award winning pastelist who has spent the last decade loving each moment of discovering what the medium offers in creative expression and visual appreciation. She focuses on the elements of nature and abstract realism blending the emotional response to pure color, with the unique individualism of spontaneous marks. She is a member of several art societies and enjoys teaching and sharing the journey of learning with others.