Intermediate Pastel

Date/Time: 3 Wednesdays, January 10 – 24, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM

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Date/Time: 3 Wednesdays, February 7 – 21, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Christopher Copeland
This indoor class will explore how to add color, depth, and vibrancy to pastel paintings by experimenting with various techniques using a variety of surfaces and textures. Focus will be on composition, light, and color value with individual attention and class demonstrations.

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Introduction to Pastels

Date/Time: 2 Wednesdays, February 7 & 14, 1:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Susan Hartzell Vannelli
If you like fresh, pure, vivid colors, you will open your artistic world to new possibilities and creative insights by working with pastels. We will learn about the materials and tools, explore basic pastel techniques, and learn to combine pastels with other mixed media.

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Introduction to Pastel Portraiture

Date/Time: Tuesday, February 6, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Suzann Beck
Suzann’s approach to portraiture in soft pastels will teach you to build colorful portraits step by step. This forgiving technique will help you gradually build to a luminous finish. The workshop will also include tips on achieving drawing accuracy and light effect. The morning session will feature a demonstration with hands-on student work in the afternoon from a live model. Drawing experience suggested but not required. Class will break for an hour at noon, please bring a lunch. Model fee included.

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