Maryland Pastel Society artist opportunities


Susan Gleason - Pastel Instruction at Columbia Art Center

With Susan Gleason
Discover the beauty of pastels! This class will introduce students to the essential information needed to create beautiful pastel paintings! Demonstrations and individual instruction will be given throughout this informative hands-on class. Students will work at their own pace. Topics will include learning about the materials, techniques of applying pastel, underpainting, understanding color and value, use of light and shadow, basic perspective as well as how to care for a pastel painting. Students will have the opportunity to paint from life as well as using a photo reference and learn best practices for each. At time of your registration, you will be given a list of supplies to purchase for approximately $40.

Tuesdays, Apr. 18-June 6 2017, 10am-noon (eight sessions)
$130 Columbia residents/$140 nonresidents

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