Summer School – Pastel Portraits

A one-day workshop exploring chalk pastels. Known for its vibrant effects, chalk pastel is a great medium, combining colour and drawing with an expressive immediacy.

What The Course is About:

Working directly from the model, we will explore the immediacy of chalk pastel, it’s unique ability to create a likeness through the freshness of the medium. Beginning with initial drawing, placing proportions, we will make a tonal study then move onto pastel technique and colour. This is an ideal opportunity to develop your pastel and drawing skills, enjoying the expressive qualities of the medium.

Materials Required:

What to bring to the first session: Bring to the first class chalk and oil pastels you possess; paper and further items can be purchased from the school shop.

Previous Experience:

All Levels

End of course:

What will I achieve? At the end of the course, you will have some drawings showing the freshness of the chalk medium and the exploration of colour and tone.

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Starting July 2024

Class Code: 0724-12334

Price: £48.00

Location: On-Site

Tutor: Shaun Carey

July 17th, 2024

Wed 10:00 - 16:00

  • 17 Jul 2024 - 10:00 to 16:00