Product was successfully added to your shopping cart.

Experimental Pastel Techniques with Dawn Emerson Streaming Video

Quick Overview

Join Dawn Emerson as she shares 15 of her most creative and unique pastel painting techniques!

Instant access after purchase. This product will be accessible from My Workshops located in your Account after purchase.

Availability: In stock.

$16.99

Details

In this video workshop, you’ll get 15 of Dawn Emerson’s creative and unique pastel techniques, including how to make the most of unusual materials, turn dry pastels into a wet medium, make creative edges with no drawing, and much more! Dawn shares her innovative and curious spirit, giving you the freedom to experiment and play with your materials. Whether you use these techniques in abstract work or incorporate them into figurative painting, you’re sure to find something to make your paintings stand out. With an open and creative mindset, these 15 techniques will just be a starting point for much more exploration.

Dawn's experimental pastel techniques include:

  • Subtractive mark making
  • Stenciling with pastels
  • Using stencils with a magic eraser
  • Moving pastels
  • Pastel transfer paper
  • Creating textures with fixative
  • Blind embossing
  • Making creative edges with no drawing
  • Mark making with masking tape
  • Mark making with erasers
  • Pastel rubbings
  • Testing opacity and transparency
  • Printing with pastels and water-mixable oils
  • Turning dry pastels into wet mediums
  • Stamping with pastels

Preview Experimental Pastel Techniques now to learn multiple ways to try subtractive mark making!

Materials List

Surface

  • Drawing paper

Pastels

  • Pan pastels
  • Stick pastels
  • Terrages pastels

Other

  • Razor blade
  • Clay marking tools
  • Comb
  • Embossing tool
  • Sumi ink
  • Brushes
  • Foam applicator
  • Water mixable oil paint
  • Compressed charcoal
  • Stencils
  • Masking tape
  • Paper towels
  • Magic eraser
  • Kneaded eraser
  • Hard rubber eraser
  • Foam brush
  • Fixative
  • Soft rubber brayer
  • Gamsol
  • Linseed oil
  • Clear shellac
  • Clear gesso
  • Stamps
  • Other mark making tools, from a kitchen or hardware store

About the Artist

Dawn Emerson has been a workshop instructor for twenty years. She holds signature status from PSWC and PSA and has won numerous major awards. Dawn’s work is featured in Strokes of Genius and she has written numerous articles for Pastel Journal. Visit Dawn at her website, DawnEmerson.com to learn more about her work and upcoming events.

Additional Information

SKU R9500
Product Type Streaming Video
Runtime 65 minutes
  1. Be the first to review this product

Write Your Own Review

Only registered users can write reviews. Please, log in or register

Shipping Options
For United States customers:

Ground: $4.95 flat rate. Free shipping on orders over $50
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 2-8 business days. Includes tracking information.

2nd Day Air: $19.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 2 business days; no P.O. boxes. 2nd Day shipping includes tracking information.

Next Day Air: $49.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 1 business day; no P.O. boxes. Next Day shipping includes tracking information.


For International customers:

  • Shipping Method —All orders are sent via Airmail. Please allow 4-6 weeks for your order to arrive.
  • Tracking information is not available for International orders at this time.


International Air Printed Matter: $6.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is dependent on final destination. For Canada, the estimated shipping time is 2-4 weeks. For other International Countries please allow for an estimated shipping time of 4-6 weeks.


Digital Product Download
When you purchase a downloadable item from our store, you have unlimited access to your purchase and can download it as many times and as often as needed. To access and save your download please follow these instructions:

  1. Click on “Sign Up/Sign In” at the top right corner on this website
  2. Sign in with your email and password
  3. Click “Welcome, (your name)!” in the upper right corner
  4. On the left side of the screen click on “My Downloadable Products” *If you have purchased an online course, click "My Courses"
  5. Underneath the Product title will be the download link, click the link to view the PDF or Video
  6. To save your purchases to your computer please do the following:
    *PC Users: Right click on the download link, select “Save Link As” (Firefox, Chrome) or “Save Target As” (Internet Explorer)
    *MAC Users: Hold the Ctrl button while clicking on the download link and select the option “Download Linked File As” (Safari)
  7. Save the download(s) to your “Desktop,” “My documents” or other favorite folder. Click “Save”

If you are having trouble opening your download, we recommend using the latest version of Adobe Reader for eBooks, digital magazine issues and patterns/projects. Get it here for free: https://get.adobe.com/reader

For videos, we recommend using VLC Player. Here is the link to access VLC download for free: http://www.videolan.org


Live Paint Along, Digital Courses and Streaming Video

If you have purchased a Live Paint Along, on-demand courses or streaming video you can access your product immediately by following the directions below. If you have purchased course with a start date you can still access it by following the directions below but may be limited to what you can access until the course starts at the date that was described in the details section of the product you purchased. 

  1. Click on “Sign Up/Sign In” at the top right corner on this website. 
  2. Sign in with your email and password
  3. Click “Welcome, (your name)!” in the upper right corner
  4. On the left side of the screen click on “My Courses”
  5. Click the button to the right of the Product Title labeled "Go To Course”
  6. This will open the course and video platform and place you in the dashboard. 
  7. Under My Courses or My Videos you should see your recent purchase. 
  8. Click the Start Course or Start Video button to the right to access your product.