Learning to Paint in Pastel

Learning to Paint in Pastel

Book - 1997
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Several varied types of pastel chalk and pencils are shown and described, along with papers, fixatives, and other related materials frequently used by pastel artists. Step-by-step illustrations show students and hobbyists how to achieve desired effects by direct application, brushwork, and rubbing the paper surface with various materials such as cloth and cotten wool. Additional advice includes color mixing and matching, as well as using pastels to good effect in portraits, landscapes, and other genres.
Publisher: Hauppauge, N.Y. : Barron's, c1997.
ISBN: 9780764102417
Branch Call Number: 741.235 Lea 3701 4
Characteristics: 62 pages : color illustrations
Additional Contributors: Parramón Ediciones
Alternative Title: Pastel


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