Pastel Step by Step

Master the basic skills and special techniques of painting in pastel

Pastel Step by Step
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Format: Paperback / softback, 64 Pages
ISBN: 9781560108016
Publisher: Walter Foster
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Description

Explore the colorful art of painting in pastel with this compelling how-to guide. Pastel Step by Step provides all the information beginning artists will need to start working with hard pastel, soft pastel, and pastel pencil to create realistic, expressive works of art. The book begins with basic information on composition, color theory, value, and special techniques, such as scumbling, glazing, and cross-hatching. Then experienced artist Marla Baggetta guides you through 12 colorful and compelling pastel painting projects, step by step. And along the way, you will find plenty of practical tips and useful advice for creating your own impressive works of art in pastel.

The author

Marla Baggetta has been a self-employed, professional artist since 1983. She currently lives in Oregon and holds painting workshops.

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Specs

Format: Paperback / softback, 64 Pages
ISBN: 9781560108016
Size: 6.5 in x 9.5 in x 0.25 in / 165.1 mm x 241.3 mm x 6.35 mm
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