November 28, 2018 | Posted in: Pastels

Pastels are a wonderful drawing and painting medium.  I love the drawing aspect so I can leave my drawing strokes,  And I like the countless ways to use the medium such as:

  • Underpainting–use pastel first and then make it a paint with either water or alcohol
  • Paper vs. sanded grounds–use different surfaces to create more or less texture
  • Blending–Blend pastels with other colors or use a color alone. Use a dull color and add whiter or vibrant colors on top

Comments

Be the first to comment.

Leave a Reply


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

*