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PASTEL PAINTING


It’s been nearly 30 years since I worked with chalk pastels, but last weekend I decided to find my collection that I had carefully put away and see what I could do. I didn’t expect any first-up miracles, but I … Continue reading

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LANDSCAPE CLEANSING


Near Kempton 40 x 30 cm Prismacolors on pastel board My good friend Kevin Crase is both a gifted teacher and photographer. One technique that Kevin employs is of great interest to me. Photo Cleansing involves the removal of any … Continue reading

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DRAWING WITH BLACKLEAD PENCILS 2.


Buildings are great subjects for drawing using blacklead pencils. They often have strong, well-defined areas of line, light and shade. I enjoy landscapes too, although in this medium they are not often seen in galleries. I intend to draw some … Continue reading

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