The Art of PastelBook - 2010
The velvety strokes of pastel have enchanted fine artists for more than a century. From airy strokes to bold marks and soft hues to vibrant shades, the versatility of pastel makes it suitable for a wide range of subjects and moods. Now anyone can experience this multi-dimensional medium with The Art of Pastel . Inside this comprehensive guide, five artists provide instruction for using soft, hard, and oil pastel--each sharing his or her unique approach. From portraits and landscapes to rich floral scenes, this book contains a wealth of inspiring images that artists can re-create step by step.
Publisher: Irvine, Calif. : Walter Foster, 
Copyright Date: ©2010
Characteristics: 144 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm