Introduction to Pastels - Whimsical Fruit
During our Introduction to pastels, you will explore and discover your personal artistic style, while feeling relaxed and inspired with the helpful guidance of artist and educator, Sharon Wade; who will deepen your knowledge of beginner pastel drawing.
In the beginning stages of your pastel journey, you will learn:
- About the different specialty papers
- The different consistency, varieties and make up of pastels
- A wide range of different pastel techniques from broad sketching, color blending, scumbling, composition, texture, etc.
- How to create several paintings of whimsical fruit as you learn to apply these newly discovered techniques
*all supplies are included to share, but feel free to bring your own. Sharon recommends both a hard and non-oil soft pastel. Her product and brand preference is NuPastel hard pastel sets, as well as soft pastel sets from one of the following: Senneiller, Terry Ludwig, Richeson, Rembrandt, Unison, or Girualt.
Instructor: Sharon Wade
Date: January 21st, 2023
Time: 1pm to 3pm
Cost: $40 per student
Ages: Teen and Adult