Learn the foundations and principles for painting landscapes with pastels. A variety of techniques are explored through different landscape paintings.VIEW COURSE
3 Hours15 Lessons14 Ebooks
Explore pastels through the subject of animals. Learn how to draw four different animals with soft pastels, pastel pencils, and oil pastels in this course that includes videos and step by step ebooks.VIEW COURSE
4 Hours19 Lessons4 Ebooks
Learn how to use oil pastels while exploring the subjects of landscape, still life, and portraiture in this comprehensive course.VIEW COURSE
4.5 Hours22 Lessons7 Ebooks
Pastels come in a variety of forms including soft pastels, hard pastels, oil pastels, and pastel pencil. They can be used on a variety of surfaces including paper, canvas, masonite, and illustration board. Pastel drawings can resemble paintings when complete and sometimes are refereed to as "paintings", although the process is decidedly a drawing process. The medium is considered a traditional medium for creating art.
Pastels are applied to surfaces using many different techniques that can produce a wide variety of effects and results. Quality can vary greatly from brand to brand, and is usually reflected in the price.