Delve into "The Secrets of Pastel Painting"! Select only your best soft pastels or oil pastels and enjoy quality time creating pastel paintings with award winning artist and teacher, Carol Zack. You will learn painting techniques that include: Making an Underpainting, Painting with Values, Working from your own photos, Using Professional Grade Pastels, as well as Best Framing Practices. Instructor led critiques and best practices are emphasized . A great class for beginners to advanced painters. Instructor provides lots of one-on-one coaching. A very user-friendly painting medium to try.
Supplies: Looking forward to working with you! Please, If you have any questions contact me directly by email or phone to discuss any concerns about the materials you need. To begin with, only pick one type of pastel. Either oil pastel or soft pastel. Both types come in artist or professional quality. Do not bring student quality pastel to class. If you have been painting with pastel for a while, please bring the supplies you have already purchased for this class. Supplies csn be purchased at Dick Blick, Hobby Lobby or jerrysartorama.com. The assumption is that they are professional quality materials Instructor: Carol Zack – cell phone: 847-302-0271 email: email@example.com Oil Pastel 1 set of 48 stick – Mungyo Artists Soft Oil Pastel Hobby Lobby, , Option: 1 Set of 25 Holbein Oil Pastel, 1 tube Weber’s Res-n-gel - 1 Jumbo White Stick of Sennelier oil pastel,1 stick of Holbein Indigo Fonce,1 Stick of Holbein Magenta, Blending or Smudging Tools such as Tortillions or Color Shapers or a white vinyl eraser, roll of strong paper towels like Bounty Some “Wet Ones” for clean up, 1 roll Masking Tape – Neutral or White Plastic Table covering, cardboard trough can be provided by the instructor if the student wants to use one. 1 safety edged Razor Blade, 1 sharpened #2 Pencil, 1 portfolio to transport your work to and from class, 1 satchall/bag/tote to carry your pastel supplies, Glassine Paper to cover and protect each painting you create Option: Rubber or vinyl Gloves Drawing Boards – Piece of Foamcore board Heavy Duty Printing Paper by Strathmore, Mi Tientes papers of various colors by Canson Mixed media paper Arches Cover or Rives BFK – Dick Blick Soft Pastel 1 set of 24 Sennelier Soft Pastels. Location: Kavanagh Building, painting studioDays: Mondays: October 28 - November 25; 1pm - 4pm ; Class ID: 219315570Class Price: $170 (check your monthly e-newsletter for membership discount codes)Materials Fee: $0