Jan Thomaswill exhibit pastel paintings through May 25th with a reception on May 10th, 3 – 6 PM. Thomas is a life-long artist who has focused on pastel landscapes since 2008, specifically the varied landscape of Sonoma County. Best known for her attention to strong light and shadow, she says “I find the two indispensable and fascinating, because together they clearly define the changes that occur in the landscape throughout any day, season, or weather condition. “ Thomas paints en plein air (outdoors) and frequently reinterprets paintings in her studio, using studies, memory and imagination. 306 Center Street, Healdsburg.