Pastel Tutorial | Broken Color Techniques
Learn how to create broken color effects in this pastel tutorial from Robert Carsten, a featured artist in the Oct 2011 issue of Pastel Journal.
Landscape Demonstration & Portrait Workshop — Alain J Picard
I had a wonderful time last month giving a painterly landscape demonstration for Pastel Society of New Jersey. I have some pictures to share, compliments of John D. Helm Photography .
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A worthless reference photo?
How many times have you taken what looked like a great reference photo (especially when hanging out the window of the car) only to realize...
Painting Trees In Pastel
Many of you have asked me in previous workshops: "How do you paint trees?" Here is my approach to painting trees in pastel. Wondering what pastels to use? Ge...
Jane Christie Painting of the Day Available at Saks Galleries
Saks Galleries is family owned for over 50 years, we are dedicated to bringing fine art to the region. Visit us for your next fine art purchase in Denver.
Setting the Stage: Underpaintings for Pastels
In the October 2011 issue of The Pastel Journal, artist Robert K. Carsten demonstrates some of the many ways a pastel artist can prepare a surface with a ground or underpainting as a setup for exciting effects in the painting’s finish. Here are additional options from Robert to explore and consider:
Sonoma Plein Air
I had a great time painting this last week up in Sonoma County for Sonoma Plein Air . I am fortunate to be able to participate in this ev...