Learn to draw with charcoals and soft pastels
Learner Place, Cartwright, NSW, 2168, Australia
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This creative workshop puts the artist's spotlight on Charcoal and Soft Pastel. Attention and focus will be on exploring designs that bring out the utmost in these mediums. They will use the free-flowing soft properties of Charcoal and Pastel to create works that are rich and full of expression! This workshop is super for beginners and also for those who have delectably dabbled with these mediums previously. Their expert artist Jo will walk you through some simple techniques and statement effects, composing loose and free larger scale works with soft pastels and charcoal sticks, and also refining smaller scale works with detailed elements of beautiful linework with charcoal and pastel pencils. You will be given some tips and info on blending techniques, creating standout highlights, paper surfaces, spray fixatives to set your work and the importance of controlling dust particles. Come along and be prepared to get your fingers just a little bit messy! Charcoal and Pastel will certainly leave their mark most divinely.