Pastels are somethings referred to as chalk. Learn how to paint and draw using pastels.


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All About Techniques in Pastel

Step-by-step instruction on how to create complete, highly finished illustrations with pastels. by Barron's Educational Series - Hardcover - Published 1998 Affiliate Link to Amazon


Pastel Book

Materials and Techniques for Today's Artist by Bill Creevy - Paperback - Published 1999 Affiliate Link to Amazon


The Encyclopedia of Pastel Techniques

A Comprehensive Visual Guide to Traditional and Contemporary Techniques by Judy Martin - Paperback - Published 2003 Affiliate Link to Amazon

About Pastels

Learn about pastels and the techniques of application APOW

History of Pastels

A brief history of pastels. APOW

Pastel Demo

A demonstration on how to use pastels - basic information. Betsy Kellum

Pastel Demo

A sequence of photos and instructions for making a landscape picture using pastels. Art Show

Pastel Demonstration

A step-by-step illustration on the process of pastel painting. APOW

Pastel Lesson

A lesson in pastels - materials, pastel types, lesson. Nancy Doyle Fine Art

Pastels - Making Soft Pastels by Hand

A comprehensive article on how to make pastels - supplies, receipes and more. Real Color Wheel

Pink Iris Demonstration

A four step demonstration by Thelma Davis on pastel painting a pink iris. Art Show

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