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. From portraits and landscapes to rich floral scenes, The Art of Pastel contains a wealth of colorful, inspiring images that you can recreate step by step.

The velvety strokes of pastel have enchanted fine artists for more than 100 years. From airy strokes to bold marks and soft hues to vibrant shades, the versatility of pastel makes it suitable for a wide range of subjects and moods. This volume contains a wealth of inspiration as well as instruction for those interested in investigating this wondrous medium.

Authors — Marla Baggetta, Ken Goldman, Marilyn Grame, Nathan Rohlander, and William Schneider.

Paperback. 144 pages. 9" × 12" (23 cm × 30 cm).

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The Art of Pastel
The Art of Pastel
The Art of Pastel
The Art of Pastel
The Art of Pastel

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