Marlene Wiedenbaum, PSA-MP is a graduate of Queens College, SUNY New Paltz & attended the Arts Students League in NYC. Her award winning paintings have been exhibited internationally, and her work is featured in two text books commissioned by the Taiwanese government. She is an Honorable Member of the Beijing Pastel Research Academy. Her work has been featured in several art magazines, and she teaches pastel at the Woodstock School of Art. An award winning MASTER Pastelist & Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America, and an Elected Member of the Audubon Artists Org., Marlene is also an Active Member of such prestigious arts organizations as the Woodstock Artists Association & Museum, NAPPAP, NYPAP & LongReachArts. Her work is in private and public collections throughout the country and is represented in the tri-state area. Marlene is currently serving on the Board of Directors of the Pastel Society of America.