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Pastel Journal June 2016

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  • Pastel Pick of the Week | 18th Annual Pastel 100 Call for Entries

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    As you know, making a painting isn’t just a matter of putting pigment on paper. It’s not merely about line and shape, or value and contrast. Art is, at its roots, one of the most essential ways we have to communicate. The best offerings convey an idea, share a mood, express a feeling, provoke a ...

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IN THIS ISSUE OF PASTEL JOURNAL

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Jen Evenhus deftly wields pastel for wildly exuberant, colorful paintings
Jacob Aguiar chases the light for atmospheric landscape effects
Three top pastelists explore genres beyond those for which they’re known
Doug Tweddale goes on a 16,000-mile national park painting tour

 

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  • Plein Air Painting in Pastel | Plein Air Painters Tell You What You Need to Know

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    Plein air painting adds a dimension to painting the landscape that some artists find irresistible. Painting outdoors provides a deeper understanding of the various qualities of light and atmosphere. Whether you paint finished paintings or color studies for studio paintings (or something in between), plein air painting will bolster your observation skills and enliven your ...

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  • Pastel Pick of the Week | 18th Annual Pastel 100 Call for Entries

    PAstel-100-issue

    As you know, making a painting isn’t just a matter of putting pigment on paper. It’s not merely about line and shape, or value and contrast. Art is, at its roots, one of the most essential ways we have to communicate. The best offerings convey an idea, share a mood, express a feeling, provoke a ...

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