November 2, 2023 from 10am-2:30pm
On the first painting you will work with black and white pastels on 800 grit mounted sanded pastel paper, 9" x 12". Instructor will teach you how to use repetitive drawing patterns to create hyper-detailed paintings of different kinds of trees.
You will learn simple pastel painting techniques that you can use in any art you make.
On the second painting the Instructor will teach you how to use black and white drawings (like first drawing made in the AM)) then add color to create drawings that invoke photography with maximum detailed impact.
This class is for any level artist. Everyone can make pastel paintings that "feel real!" Please join this fun class and see how great you CAN paint!
Instructor's note: "it is not mandatory to buy the supplies. I would encourage everyone to bring their own supplies! I will, of course, bring the supplies on the list for anyone who wants to purchase them".
Pastels: Please bring any pastels you have to use. If you do not have pastels don't worry! - Instructor will bring several boxes to share with the class.
Other supplies: Instructor provides supply kit $30, payable on day of class, which includes the following items:
(2) 9" x 12" sanded pastel paper boards 800 grit
1 Generals white charcoal pencil
1 Generals charcoal pencil
Exacto knife with blades to sharpen charcoal and pastel pencils.
Learn more about your Instructor here:
Ellen Wagener - Biography
Ellen Wagener - Education, Awards, History