Offered: Saturday Afternoon Workshop, June 29, 2019, 12:30pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Donna Theresa
Join Donna Theresa, for an introductory workshop for the absolute beginner and for those with some experience, and dive into the world of soft pastels!
This class will introduce student to soft pastels as a medium. We will focus on the handling and mark making of these vibrant and accessible art making tools! Students will learn about types of pastels available as well as supports one can use for their creations. Students can work from a variety of reference photos to complete their artwork. This class will include an Introduction to color theory, value study, and composition as well. Demonstrations and individual attention will be provided to each student to ensure an exciting and enjoyable experience.
Donna Theresa is a former nurse, now fine artist living in Santa Cruz. Donna works mostly in landscapes but recently is inspired by figures in nature and still life.Although mostly self-taught, she has also taken instruction from master pastel artist, Marla Baggetta. She has juried into a number national and international pastel exhibitions to date and continues to compete at this level. Viewing life through artist’s eyes has brought her great joy. It is with gratitude that she shares this joy with you
*This class is being held at the Tannery Arts Center in Studio 119, NOT at the Art League*