December 2012 Pastel Journal: Pastel Painting At its Finest


We saved some of our most exciting articles on pastel painting for the final issue of the year! We’re talking impressionist-inspired pastel landscapes full of dazzling color, courtesy of Victor Richardson. Genre-bending portraits that come by way of Rubén Belloso. The perfect painting atmosphere, created by none other than Matthew Draper. Plus, creative resources galore.

Pastel Journal December 2012 issue | pastel paintingFor those interested in exploring pastel techniques, our “Making Waves” demo is not to be missed. Additionally, find out how painting at night can be just as compelling as the full light of day. The budget-conscious pastel artist will want to read our review of the latest pastel surfaces—we try them so you can be confident you’re making the right choice for your art-making purposes!

The December 2012 issue of Pastel Journal will indeed excite your eye and inspire your next trip to the easel. Get a sneak peek inside by clicking here, or download the entire issue and start reading now!








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