The Austin Pastel Society
The Portrait Society of America
Honorary Member of the Societe
des Pastellistes de France
D.K. Richardson -has been a
dedicated artist for over 46 years
And although realism has been her focus, the true challenge of her craft is capturing the essence of character, beyond photography,
the true identity.
For over 3.7 million years
humans have portrayed their story on cave walls, papyrus, linen, and silk in their fundamental need to leave their legacy for a measure of historical eternity.
Influenced by masters of their craft, such as Rembrandt,
Da Vinci, Rubens, and Vermeer, Richardson continually strives to obtain a higher level of