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01-13-2010, 03:27 PM
Close-up details of pastel on paper give you a front-row seat in Tips and Techniques for Pastel Pencils with teacher and leading expert on pastel pencils, UK artist Colin Bradley. In this video workshop you'll follow along as Colin shows you how to use pastel pencils for stunning results and realistic details. Colin gives tips on choosing colors, layering, blending and more to create favorite subjects such as animals, landscapes and water.

In this preview, Colin demonstrates how color will layer and blend to create realism and depth in this simple landscape painting.

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01-16-2011, 03:14 PM
Thanks this was great to see for me, I have never used pastel before and have a new set ready to go!

01-21-2011, 10:42 AM
Glad to hear you are enjoying Colin Bradley's instruction! He has new videos on Painting Wildlife with Pastel Pencils as well. You can find out more about Draw and Paint Wildlife with Pastel Pencils Parts 1 and 2 here. (http://artistsnetwork.tv/c-2-workshops.aspx?fcat=artist&Artist=Colin%20Bradley) Enjoy!