The Oil Pastel Course – Black-eyed Susans

The Oil Pastel Course: Black-eyed Susans

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Lesson Description

In this module, we work on black paper and create a colorful and bright image of several Black-eyed Susans.

Lesson 1 - Composition and Contours

In this lesson, we analyze our composition and draw the contour lines of the subject with graphite pencil.

Lesson 2 - Base Layers

In this lesson, we apply our initial applications of oil pastel and begin layering colors on the main flower.

Lesson 3 - The Cone

In this lesson, we develop the supporting flowers.

Lesson 4 - Finishing Touches

In this lesson, we complete the image by addressing the background.

Lesson Materials

  • Black Canson Mi-Teintes Pastel Paper
  • Oil Pastels
  • H-2H Graphite Pencil

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The Oil Pastel Course – Black-eyed Susans — 2 Comments

  1. Matt_
    Omg! Thank you sooo much for these beautiful and helpful lessons! I am so happy you are doing these flowers as I have some flowers of my own I wanted to paint. This is an amazing lesson and you have been so inspiring to me. THANK YOU! PS_ I have mentioned I became an artist when Pandemic and you and Ashley have been the best teachers ever and my motivation to keep painting every single day. These lessons always make my days the happiest! and the Virtual Instructor and its the best thing that ever happened to me.

    Blessing to you and family
    S

  2. Hi Matt,
    would it be possible to add a little more light on your right screen where you do your examples of line drawings ill admit I am visually challenged but they are so dark I have to guess my way through my line drawings thank you Terri Rich

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