Thu, Sep 10 | Tonja Sell - (DO)ARTworx

Exploring Pastels​ 9/10-12/20

Exploring Pastels​ in the (DO)ARTworx studio in northern Wisconsin with Tonja Sell! 3 day $350 Workshop. *Airport pick-up service available Class size is limited, register early!
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Exploring Pastels​ 9/10-12/20

Time & Location

Sep 10, 2020, 10:00 AM – Sep 12, 2020, 4:00 PM
Tonja Sell - (DO)ARTworx, 1675 W Colby Rd, Brule, WI, USA

About the Event

Exploring Pastels​     3 DAY CLASS​​ 

 $350 Workshop. *Airport pick-up service available 

Onsite accommodation & workshop $700.00.  

Workshop, private suite, kitchenette & meals: $900.00. 

Class size is limited, register early to save your spot! 

Dramatic and versatile, soft pastels can be one of the most beautiful, yet intimidating of materials.  Tonja will help remove any inhibitions you may have in regard to pastels, giving practical insight into this wonderful media.

Tonja will walk you through the technical aspects of pastel use and beautiful mark-making while introducing you to all available forms of pastel and to various paper options.  Our focus will be on human and animal portraiture.  You will be encouraged and equipped to use pastel with confidence and have fun in the process!

  • Finding a likeness
  • Creating rich darks
  • Thinking outside of the box 
  • Tricks of thin to thick
  • Developing useful texture
  • Utilizing washes
  • Beautiful lines!
  • Exploring paper
  • & MORE!

Students are responsible for bringing their own supplies but Tonja will have some items available for experimentation.  Soft and hard pastels in a variety of brands, pastel pencils as well as pan pastels will be available for or you to try during the class.

Students of all skill levels will benefit from this intensive workshop!

Please bring images of people (or)and animals to use as portrait references for our spring-board.

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