Pastel Workbook

Author(s): Jackie Simmonds

Practical Art

This is a complete pastel painting course for the beginner in ten easy-to-follow lessons, demonstrating how the newcomer to this medium can achieve superb results right from the start.

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Jackie Simmonds is an award-winning pastel artist. Her beautiful light-filled paintings have been exhibited by some of Britain's leading art institutions. She is one of the foremost authors on pastel painting, and also teaches and makes videos on the subject. Jackie lives in Northwood, Middlesex.

Introduction; Materials and equipment; Lesson 1 Making marks; Lesson 2 Inspiration from a master; Lesson 3 First steps; Lesson 4 Colour; Lesson 5 Composing pictures; Lesson 6 Landscape painting; Lesson 7 Water and skies; Lesson 8 Sketching for painting; Lesson 9 Winter painting; Lesson 10 Experimenting with surfaces; Glossary; Index.

General Fields

  • : 9780715327715
  • : David & Charles
  • : David & Charles
  • : August 2007
  • : 194mm X 280mm X 16mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : very good
  • : 128
  • : 150 colour, 20 line illustrations
  • : Jackie Simmonds
  • : Spiral bound
  • : 3rd Revised edition