Carson Valley artist Robert Tompkins is currently exhibiting 22 of his pastel and watercolor paintings at the Nevada State Library & Archives.
Tompkins is a member of the Nevada Artists Association, where he has received many ribbons for his work. He is also a member of the Carson Valley Art Association and the West Coast Pastel Society.
His art includes portraiture, familiar scenes in Virginia City, the Carson Valley and nearby mountain landscapes. The exhibit runs through July 27.