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Robert K. Carsten

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Robert K. Carsten, is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America, the Connecticut Pastel Society, and an Honorary lifetime member of the Southwest Florida Pastel Society.  A regular contributing writer for The Pastel Journal and the Artist’s Magazine, he has also won many national and regional awards  His paintings were featured on the cover of, and in the December, 2004 issue of The Pastel Journal and in Pure Color/ The Best of Pastel by North Light Books, and also in American Art Review, among others.  A much sought-after arts workshop instructor, exhibition awards and selections juror, demonstrator, and panellist, he received his training at the Art Students League of NY, the Rhode Island School of Design and the Accademia di Belle Arti in Carrara, Italy. Visit his website:

Robert K. Carsten

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