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PAINTING WITH PASTELS

Instructor:
TED MATZ

Mondays

9:30am - 12:30pm

This is an introductory course in the use of pastels as a painting form and as a drawing tool for self-expression. This class is designed for artists of all levels who have a desire and a commitment to improving their drawing skills and also to make the transition into painting.  All students will receive individualized, hands-on instruction formulated to help one recognize and prioritize their strengths and weaknesses. Exercises will be from still life setups that illustrate specific concepts. Drawing and painting strategies to be covered are…

  • How to build a pastel work to make it structurally sound 

  • Recognizing and organizing visual shapes

  • Developing proportional balance

  • Improving composition elements

  • Strengthening value relationships