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Create a pet portrait with pastels


Duration: 1 Day

Price: £75

Book with: Sue Ecclestone
at Ecclestone Art

Lilac Cottage
Garden House Lane
Rickinghall, Diss
Suffolk
IP22 1EA

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About the Course

Course suits: Those looking to expand their pastel use to pet portraits.

Objectives: To learn to reproduce the basic structure of a non-human form and build up a pet portrait using layers of colour and tone to represent a subject from a photograph.

Level: For those already familiar with using Pastels.

Materials needed: please see materials list below.

Course description.

Learn to build a realistic pet portrait using drawing and pastel skills.
Pastel is a versatile medium which allows you to use a contemporary approach to layering a drawing from a high resolution photograph of a subject.
You will cover the basics of the structure of your subject, aiming to look closely at its image, layering colour and tone to best represent and reflect the subject.

Tutor: Rob Nelmes

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What's included in the price?

All refreshments and lunch included.



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Course Start Dates

Saturday 11th January 2020

  • Disabled access
  • Intermediate level
  • Parking provided
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Weekends