Beginning Pastel Drawing/Color Theory, Ages: 12 - Adult

Chalk pastel in the style of Georgia O'Keeffe, by Kalvathi, Adult

Chalk pastel in the style of Georgia O'Keeffe, by Kalvathi, Adult

$190. *Subject to change.

Instructor: Alice Olson Seufert, B.F.A. Tyler School of Art, Temple University, or Patrick T. Seufert, B.F.A. Tyler School of Art, Temple University

Starting with color theory in pastel and technique demonstrations (simple shapes, blending, gradations) we then let the students explore Beginning Pastel with a choice of an over-scaled flower (Georgie O'Keeffe style), a simple landscape or a bird/animal. Emphasis is on MIXING color, including intensity of color and value.  Elements of what makes a good composition is also taught. Students will provide their own art supplies. All supplies needed for this course can be purchased at the 1st class.

Materials: 18" x 24" Newsprint pad, 1 4b drawing pencil, 1 - kneaded eraser, 1 box- 24 colors, chalk pastels, 1/2 sheet Cason (brand name) pastel paper. approx. cost: $23