Spring Pastel Course
Special course for all levels who want to enjoy painting beautiful spring scenes and botanical objects with pastel.
Thursdays 1pm – 3:30 pm,
April 18 – June 6, 2019
Evergreen Community Center
Private lessons/Workshops - contact me
Practice with different strokes
Draw simple flowers without background
Flowers with background
Choose 1-2 landscapes
Think first about:
- focal point
- tonal value
Paint them on 2 different surfaces
Take objects – ball or cylinder shape – for example, fruit or vegetables: orange, purple, blue, green.
Paint them with different color schemes
Take your photo (or art work of any artist) with:
- tree’s blossoms. Paint or copy
Finish the class landscape
Remember about focal point, composition and tonal value.
Paint any landscape with the same technique:
- first wet underpainting
- then dry strokes with pastel
Find different shapes and practice to draw them
Or – paint a landscape with background tree and foreground tree
Bring 2-3 photos for the next class!