Drawing with Pastels

Draw with color and texture, fine or painterly. Explore pastels' possibilities with linear strokes, cross hatching, scumbling, feathering or blending. Gain facility with the medium and develop your style. Move from a restricted to a full palette, learning to identify and adjust the colors you see. Basic drawing skills are recommended. Repeat students welcome.

pastel class Boston

Course Number

AC852

Class Size

10

Age Range

17+

Skill Level

All Levels

Prerequisite

Basic drawing skills recommended.

Materials

Please bring to the first class:

  • Vine charcoal sticks (medium grade)
  • 2 - 3 each Genera’s Charcoal Pencils, 2B medium and 4B soft
  • 1 pad Strathmore 300 or 500 series white charcoal paper, 14” x 17” minimum size
  • 2 or 3 Design kneadable erasers
  • 1 Pink Pearl eraser

Pastels and additional material will be discussed in class.

Instructor, Schedule, and Cost


Fall 2017

Section 1: 8 Fridays, 9:30am–12pm
1F: Oct 6–Dec 1, 2017 (no class Nov 24)
Instructor: Cyrus Whittier

$247–OPEN

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