Learn pastels techniques in this fun informal class and create an 8-inch square landscape or seascape, complete with frame, ready to hang on your wall. 

Suitable for complete beginners as well as those with some experience.

In this workshop you will learn about:

  • Background selection and preparation
  • Choosing your subject and using a viewfinder
  • How to keep yourself and your work area clean
  • Composition, measuring, sketching out and perspective
  • Colour mixing and blending, tonal qualities, creating texture
  • Finishing and fixing
  • Framing your finished painting, ready to hang

You will also receive information about pastels supplies and written instructions for you take away.

The cost includes:

  • Background ready to paint
  • Use of a wide selection of pastels on the day
  • Frame
  • Tea, coffee, biscuits freely available throughout

Bring your own lunch, and a square printed photo of a seascape or landscape!

Important note: Booking essential! Minimum 3 participants. Cancellations less than 3 days in advance are non-refundable.

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Pastels Painting (2.06.2024)

Pastels Painting
6 hrs | £45

Date & Time:
Sunday 2 June 2024, 10.30am – 4.30pm
(GMT+00:00) Edinburgh, London

Staff Member:
Lynda Marshall

hArt and Sewl, 94 High street, Arbroath DD11 1HL


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