Explore color through pastels at a beginner and intermediate level. Use traditional pastels as you learn how to mix colors and layering processes. Create still lifes and landscapes using a photo reference. Expand your skills through demonstrations and personal instruction.
Instructor: Ken Buck
Please bring your own reference photo to class each week.
- Pastel-toned paper with colors (pad or individual sheets)
- Pastel boards or sanded pastel paper (your choice of drawing surface)
- Pastels: Sennelier, Nu Pastels, Rembrandt or Great American
- For paper sheets you will need masking tape or bull clamps, and a drawing board that is larger than your paper.
- Kneaded eraser
- Stiff bristle brush
- Soft vine charcoal
- Pastel pencils
- Cookie tray
- Dish towel or rags
- Wet wipes