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Introduction to Pastels

March 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Pastels have been used to create beautiful and bold color drawings throughout the centuries. Learn about the different types of pastel and how to blend and layer pastel to get a soft haze or a sharp edge. The instructor will demonstrate how to approach a pastel drawing through various stages, from the composition and getting the correct proportions and perspective, to understanding which colors to use to get the correct shade you are looking for. We will be drawing from photographs for this class. You can use your own photos or use the reference that the instructor will supply.

Tuition: Members $60/Non-Members $85

About the Instructor

Margaret Fanning: BFA in Painting, Savannah College of Art and Design. Has exhibited internationally and her art can be found in private collections throughout the U.S. She has won multiple awards including the Alexander Portfolio Award and the NJ Chapter of the American Artists Professional League Traditional Realism Award.

Details

Date:
March 8
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://ccabedminster.org/classes/143-introduction-to-pastels/

Venue

The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ 07921 United States
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Phone:
908.234.2345

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