Professional Pastelists Need Critiques, Too

 

In the December 2011 issue of The Pastel Journal, four artists shared tips on critiques beyond the classroom. Denver painter Desmond O’Hagan, for example, recommends one particular method of self critique: turning the painting upside down to make it easier to see its values.

View a gallery of the artists’ pastels below.

 

Light Rain in Paris by Desmond O'Hagan

Light Rain in Paris by Desmond O'Hagan

 

Good Intent by Marla Baggetta

Good Intent by Marla Baggetta

 

Claudia (24x22) by Diana De Santis

Claudia (24x22) by Diana De Santis

 

Second Point by Janet Cook

Second Point by Janet Cook

 

Read more tips from these artists on critiques beyond the classroom in the December 2011 issue of The Pastel Journal.

 

 


 

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