In-person course
in Leigh-on-Sea

Soft pastel workshop - Festive Pastelling



Join us for a morning of festive pastelling. Robins, holly, whatever you fancy painting to conjure up the Xmas spirit. Mince pies and music too. Experiment with types of pastel and paper and discover the vibrancy and ease of working with this wonderful medium. Small group to allow for individual tuition. Bring your own reference photo or follow along with me. Pastels are a fantastic medium to start with if you haven't painted before. You will be amazed at what you can achieve. No prior skill or knowledge is needed. Learn about: Colour harmony and value Warm and cool colours Composition and perspective Optical colour mixing

What's included in the price?

Easy to follow, step by step tuition Small group All materials supplied as well as tea and coffee Samples of various papers and pastels to try including pan pastels, soft and hard pastels and pastel pencils Unison soft pastels, pan pastels, pastel pencils to try


3 hours (9:30am to 12:30pm)

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts




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I am an Associate Artist for Unison Colour, the UK's premier soft pastel manufacturer. I have attended many workshops to learn from some of the best artists in the country and I share the best bits in my workshops. I love to help people discover the fun and utter relaxation of a few hours of creativity and see their delight at their finished work.


72, Eastwood Road North, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, SS9 4BT

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Limited mobility
  • Learning difficulties (SEN)
  • Tutor can travel
  • Christmas
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Intermediate level
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Public transport
  • Parking provided
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