March 23, 2017
Intro to Color
experiment with a variety of pastel techniques as a drawing and painting medium
and combine these techniques with color mixing to produce a final pastel
painting in soft pastel.
Feathering, Gradations of color, Hatching, Crosshatching and Stippling
Demonstrate how to use
the pastel and experiment with the techniques,
Talk about the process
of creating your pastel piece
Review color harmonies
and color schemes
Show examples of soft
Review process of
creating thumbnail sketch and rules for composition.
Guide students through
creating pastel techniques demonstrated in class.
Create a thumbnail
sketch in color pencil from still life of a plant set up in the room, transfer
drawing onto good paper.
Students will enlarge
onto final pastel paper and apply pastel using some of the techniques explored