2 Day Pastel Workshop – July 2017

2 Day Pastel Workshop – July 2017

Painting with Pastels July 8-9, 2017 Location: Baxter Arts Centre, Bloomfield, ON Pastels offer pure pigment at your fingertips. This workshop celebrates the pastel medium in its application and approaches. Day 1: Pastel Basics - Traditional pastel techniques will be...

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Painting Process for Bare Bones

Painting Process for Bare Bones

Bare Bones - Pastel on an acrylic underpainting - 20"w x 24"h As I wanted to frame the finished work with ArtGlass and no mat, I started this piece by mounting pastel paper, Clairfontaine PastelMat, to an acid free foam board for stability. I then painted a very loose...

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Painting Process for Looking Towards the Lake II

Painting Process for Looking Towards the Lake II

Looking Towards the Lake II was painted in my studio from a photo I took on vacation. The openness of the landscape allows me to emphasize the 'sky scape", which I love to do in my paintings. I find the challenge of creating a sky that defines the story one of the...

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Going Coastal painting process

Going Coastal painting process

The process for creating my pastel/acrylic work starts with painting a very loose acrylic underpainting on a wet-media friendly pastel paper. The pastel paper chosen for "Going Coastal" is Clairfontaine PastelMat. The acrylic underpainting is based on a photograph I...

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2 Day Pastel Workshop

2 Day Pastel Workshop

2 Day – Pastel Workshop Presented by The Society of York Region Artists Day 1 – Pastel Basics Day 2 – Pastel on underpainting Member of SOYRA $65.00 each day or discounted fee for two days $120.00 Non Members $75.00 each day or discounted fee for two days $145.00...

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CANvas the County

CANvas the County

I'm participating in CANvas the County where Prince Edward County artists design and decorate paint cans using a wide range of art mediums. These cans will be on display in high traffic businesses throughout Prince Edward County from June 15th to July 10th. The theme...

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