Beginning Pastel - Tips and techniques for learning to paint in pastel

Author(s): Paul Pigram

Art - Techniques

Beginning Pastel is the perfect resource for artists just getting started in this colorful medium.

Beginning Pastel guides beginning artists through an exploration of pastel techniques and step-by-step projects for a comprehensive and approachable overview of this colorful medium. From choosing the right paper, pastels, and colors to basic techniques such as blending, gradating, and masking, Beginning Pastel is the perfect resource for artists just getting started in pastel. Starting with a blank canvas, each stroke and technique is clearly explained and beautifully illustrated, allowing readers to master key concepts and then put them into practice through simple step-by-step exercises. Often considered an advanced medium, Beginning Pastel makes drawing in pastel accessible and achievable for artists of all skill levels.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781633221949
  • : Murdoch Books
  • : Murdoch Books
  • : April 2017
  • : 27.90 cmmm X 21.60 cmmm X 1.00 cmmm
  • : August 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 741
  • : General Adult
  • : bl2017010605
  • : 128
  • : Paul Pigram
  • : Paperback
  • : 417
  • : en