Create a Portrait with Pastels

4 Apr 2020

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Sat, 04 Apr
10:00 – 16:30

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Lilac Cottage Studio

England, United Kingdom


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  • Diss Station
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​This course suits those looking to expand their pastel use to portraits. This class could follow on from Drawing from the Plaster Cast.


Objectives: To learn to reproduce the basic structure of the face and build up a 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 life-like 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 face.
  • You will cover the basics of the structure of the face aiming to look closely at its image, layering colour and tone to best represent and reflect the subject.
Tutor: Lisa Puhlhofer

£75 All refreshments and lunch with wine included.

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