Renowned artist Frank Federico will teach a three-day “Pastel over Gouache Underpainting" workshop at the Kent Art Association Sept. 9-11.

The sessions will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., with a one-hour break for lunch.

Students need to bring their own easels, and will be sent a supply list before the workshop.

Federico is the 2012 Pastel Society of America Hall of Fame honoree, one of only 37 inductees.

He has obtained the level of signature member in a number of art societies, including Master Pastellist, Pastel Society of America; Master Circle member IAPS/CT; Degas Pastel Society; National and New England Watercolor Societies; and the National Society of Painters in Casein & Acrylic.

Federico has also received The Grumbacher, Bronze, Silver and Gold awards.

His mural “Transcendence” is in the Student Union at UConn, Storrs.

Federico teaches an art class at the West Hartford Art League.

The cost is $300. Checks may be made payable to the Kent Art Association.

For more information, call the 21 South Main St. gallery at 860-927-3989.