Workshop: Portraits in Pastel · Ages: 12 - Adult

* By Instructor, Robert J. Seufert

* By Instructor, Robert J. Seufert

* By Instructor, Robert J. Seufert

* By Instructor, Robert J. Seufert

After Mary Cassatt, chalk pastel, by Rachael, age 14

After Mary Cassatt, chalk pastel, by Rachael, age 14

After Mary Cassatt, chalk pastel in progress, by Eda, age 15

After Mary Cassatt, chalk pastel in progress, by Eda, age 15

$208. *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

Portraits in Pastel starts with drawings in pencil of all views of the face, Fronatal, 3/4 view and profile in proper proportions. Students will then advance to a detailed portrait (of their choice) in pastel. In drawing in pastel, proper technique, plus color mixing will be emphasized.

Materials: Students will provide their own art supplies. A supply list will be provided at the first class of each workshop. Minimum supplies needed FOR ALL WORKSHOPS (except W/C and Chalk Media) are: 1 - HB fine art graphite pencil, 1 - kneaded eraser, 1 - Strathmore (brand name) 11" X 14" spiral bound sketch book, 1- box, 24 colors, chalk pastels, 1-2 sheets of Cason (brand name) pastel paper. Approx. cost: $14. Either purchase at 1st class (approx. price: $20.) or bring to 1st class.  ALL supplies can be purchased at the first class, at the SAS. 10% discount.

Supplies: 1 - 18" x 24" Newsprint pad, 1 - 24 sticks soft chalk pastels, 1 kneaded eraser, 1 - 4B pencil and 1 sheet Cason, pastel paper, (approx. size: 19" x 26") All supplies can be purchased at the SAS, at the first class. 10% discount. (Aprox. cost: $27. - $30.) If a student wishes to incorporate ink, or colored pencil or charcoal, extra supplies will be needed and can also be purchased at the SAS.

Prerequisite: All students under 18 must have completed Fundamentals/Intermediate Drawing and Advanced Drawing OR be able to show a proficient portfolio, indicating your skill level is ready for these courses. There are no prerequisites for adult students.

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