Monthly Archives: May 2013

GUEST ARTIST: JOAN LANGDON

I first discovered Lesley Harrison when another artist posted an online tutorial on painting a cat in pastel on velour paper. I wrote to her and complimented her work because I thought it was so beautifully executed. She wrote back … Continue reading

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PAINTING CHILDREN WORKSHOP DAY 1

Some of you asked to see progress reports on the Children’s Workshop.  Here are the beginnings of my “map” done in graphite for the pastel painting demo. We’ll show some of the students work tomorrow….!

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“HOW TO PAINT CHILDREN” WORKSHOP COMING!!

Our first ever pastel class on” how to paint children” is filled to bursting and I’m VERY excited to be teaching it. Seems like it’s been forever since I’ve gotten to teach a class so I bet I’m more excited … Continue reading

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GUEST ARTIST – YOLANDA VAN BIESEN

Today’s Guest Artist comes to us from the western part of the Netherlands. Yolanda sent me two wonderful paintings to show, and this pony with the high flying mane jumped out at me. She is interested in any tips we … Continue reading

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