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Pastel art courses

Pastel art courses, classes and workshops. Learn to use pastels in your artwork with experienced artists and tutors who can teach you the techniques of pastel art.

£180
Buckinghamshire - Next course on 25th February 2019
This engaging and dynamic workshop will lead you through a range of approaches to drawing the nude figure from life. Over the two days Peter will demonstrate and guide you through his approach to creating a figure drawing with emphasis on achieving correct proportions and expressive mark making. Working from two different professional models over the 2 days (male and female), this workshop will give you plenty of one-to-one instruction from Peter, as well as...
£15
Oxfordshire - Next course on 18th December 2018
Take a moment out of your busy life for you! Regular weekly classes where students bring their own paintings or I can start you off on the road to painting or drawing with a beginners project which would include basic tuition and cover all the materials and mediums you would like to use. The class is driven by you, what and how much you would like to learn. You'll find a really lovely relaxing atmosphere...
£15
Worcestershire - Next course on 21st January 2019
Fundamental Art Skills 3 months course. Unique opportunity for Art and Craft enthusiasts to improve the quality of their work and to take it to the next level. Magic Wool Art and Craft Studio in Kidderminster will launch a new course for adults, called Fundamental Art Skills Course in January 2019. The course will initially run for 3 months, once a week on Mondays 6pm-9pm, with a chance to continue your education for the whole...
£40
North Yorkshire - Next course on 15th February 2019
Pastels create soft fur, velvety noses and expressive eyes in realistic or more vibrant, semi-figurative styles. Landscapes and flowers come to life. These workshops are small groups of up to 6. ​ In this 3 hour workshop you will: – experiment with different papers and pastels to find out which ones work for you – learn how to use the many different tools available to pastel artists – develop the skills of blocking in, layering...
£100
Oxfordshire - Next course on 5th February 2019
Learn to paint a beautiful bumble bee using pastel pencils. 1. Studying your subject and choosing the right colours 2. Transferring images on to your paper 3. Underpainting and values 4. Detailing eyes and other facial features 5. Skin/Fur detailing and how to achieve a realistic look 6. Finishing touches I’ll cover different types of pastels painting surfaces and other materials and accessories
£195
Oxfordshire - Next course on 4th April 2019
Two day pet portrait course. Bring your own photograph to work from on this beginners pastel workshop, tips, techniques and advice. 1. Studying your subject and choosing the right colours 2. Transferring images on to your paper 3. Underpainting and values 4. Detailing eyes and other facial features 5. Skin/Fur/Feather detailing and how to achieve a realistic look 6. Finishing touches I’ll cover different types of pastels painting surfaces and other materials and accessories.
£60
Northamptonshire
Come and learn how to draw and paint with pastels in my little Studio in beautiful rural surroundings at the old dairy farm craft centre. You get to choose which picture you would like to complete and I will use my 30 years of experience with pastels to help guide you toward your finished picture. I will show you tips and tricks to help you make the most of this amazing medium to get the...
£195
Oxfordshire - Next course on 1st April 2019
Come and join me and learn how to paint this fabulous, characterful highland cow using pastel blocks, chalks and pencils in this comprehensive two day workshop. 1st & 2nd April 2019 ​1. Studying your subject and choosing the right colours 2. Transferring images on to your paper 3. Underpainting and values 4. Detailing eyes and other facial features 5. Skin/Fur detailing and how to achieve a realistic look 6. Finishing touches I’ll cover different types...
£195
Oxfordshire - Next course on 17th September 2019
Learn to paint a beautiful kingfisher using pastel pencils. 1. Studying your subject and choosing the right colours 2. Transferring images on to your paper 3. Underpainting and values 4. Detailing eyes and other facial features 5. Skin/Feather detailing and how to achieve a realistic look 6. Finishing touches I’ll cover different types of pastels painting surfaces and other materials and accessories
£195
Oxfordshire - Next course on 12th March 2019
Come and join me and learn how to paint a beautiful european hare using pastel blocks, chalks and pencils in this comprehensive two day workshop. 12th & 13th March 2019 ​1. Studying your subject and choosing the right colours 2. Transferring images on to your paper 3. Underpainting and values 4. Detailing eyes and other facial features 5. Skin/Fur detailing and how to achieve a realistic look 6. Finishing touches I’ll cover different types of...