Adult Soft Pastel Art course

Event Date:

August 2, 2023

Event Time:

1:00 pm

Event Location:

the five villages hall



Learn colour mixing, blending and a range of techniques with this soft pastel course. No experience necessary.

All live demonstrations are filmed & sent to you

session 1 – 2nd August

sunset landscape

As with all weeks there will be step by step guidance and live demonstrations. Introduction to pastels, supports and papers, tools for the job. Initial drawings, pouncing, establishing tonal areas, blending the first layer, the colour wheel, colour mixing and how to remove mistakes. We will create an A4 landscape sunset drawing


session 2 – 9th August


We will depict a lion using a limited colour palette to develop building up layers, creating depth and texture using detail.


session 3 – 16th August


Experimenting with a variety of mark making methods, we will capture owls using a woder tonal range, and variety of strokes. We will learn how the direction of marks changes the focus of the image.


session 4 – 23rd august

mixed media texture landscapes

Mixed media session. Pastelling on top of painted background (using impasto techniques/thickening gel) on canvas, we will create a textured canvas paper landscape.


session 5 -30th August

soft pastel painting on canvas

Complete final outcome – you will be shown how to paint with pastels directly onto canvas to produce a final outcome of your choice with guidance and support on hand.

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  • the five villages hall
  • station road
  • backford
  • Cheshire
  • CH1 6NT
  • United Kingdom

Event Schedule Details

  • August 2, 2023 1:00 pm   -   3:00 pm
  • August 9, 2023 1:00 pm   -   3:00 pm
  • August 16, 2023 1:00 pm   -   3:00 pm
  • August 23, 2023 1:00 pm   -   August 23, 2022 3:00 pm
  • August 30, 2023 1:00 pm   -   3:00 pm

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