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The Art of Chalk
The Art of Chalk

Chalk is more than just a humble writing tool. Tap into its true creative potential with The Art of Chalk. This inspiring book will teach you how to create dazzling chalk lettering and typography, gorgeous pastel portraits, mind-bending street paintings, and much more. 200 full-color images.

Price: $15.98
 
The Art of Pastel
The Art of Pastel

Inside this comprehensive guide from Walter Foster, five artists provide instruction for using soft, hard, and oil pastel. Each artist shares his or her unique approach to the medium.

Price: $19.95
 
Barron's All About Techniques in Pastel
Barron's All About Techniques in Pastel

Pastels can be used to achieve a wide range of effects. This book covers topics like blending and pastel textures, in addition to materials and usage. Exercises include step-by-step instructions.

Price: $20.99
 
How to Draw and Paint Series: Pastel Horses & Ponies
How to Draw and Paint Series: Pastel Horses & Ponies

How to Draw and Paint Pastel: Horses & Ponies is an inspiring instruction book that shows you everything you need to know to create breathtakingly realistic equine artwork in pastel.

Price: $8.78
 
Mastering Pastel
Mastering Pastel

Capture the beauty of the world around you with the help of Mastering Pastel, which guides you through an exploration of this unique medium and its myriad uses.

Price: $8.95
 
Painting with Pastels Easy Techniques to Master
Painting with Pastels Easy Techniques to Master

This step-by-step guide offers readers everything they need to know to paint with pastels, beginning with how to select the right materials, to the fundamentals of composition, and working with photographs.

Price: $21.15
 
Pastel Basics
Pastel Basics

Pastel is widely loved for its simplicity and immediacy. But most of all, pastel is revered for its stunning luminosity. In Pastel Basics, artist and author Alain Picard offers a fun and approachable introduction to this vibrant medium for beginning artists.

Price: $8.78
 
The Pastel Book
The Pastel Book - Materials and Techniques for Today's Artists

Create paintings of greater power by combining pastels with watercolors or acrylic texture mediums. This encyclopedic review of pastels and techniques has a multitude of unusual ideas. Author - Bill Creevy. Paperback book. 176 pages.

Price: $18.62
 
Pastel Painting Atelier
Pastel Painting Atelier

Revel in the luminous and vibrant qualities of pastel with Pastel Painting Atelier, a comprehensive yet intimate guide to the history, techniques, and practices of the medium.

Price: $22.99