The Basics and More of Chalk Pastels With Kari Carriere
Thursday, February 8th, 7-9 pm
Cost: $25 for members $30 for non-members
For: Adults and 16+
Chalk pastels are a unique and dynamic artistic medium. Made from a mixture of pigment and a binder, they are known for their rich, intense colours. Chalk pastels come in various forms, including soft, hard, and oil pastels, each offering distinct properties that affect the results they produce. They can be used on various surfaces, from paper to sanded paper and even fabric, making them incredibly versatile.
This class teaches you the essential materials and tools for working with chalk pastels. You’ll learn about the different types of pastels, paper options, blending tools, and fixatives. Understanding these materials is crucial in achieving the desired effects and preserving your artwork.