Pinklands Bushland Refuge
264-266 Cleveland Redland Bay Road, Thornlands QLD 4164
ALL ABOUT PASTELS with MILLIE SIMIC
Suitable for beginners and learner Pastellists
Saturday 18 & Sunday 19 July 9.30am-3.30pm
Morning Tea will be provided. BYO Cup. BYO Lunch
Cost: Members $170.00/Non-members $195.00
Materials supplied - Loan pastels, sanded and unsanded paper, loan watercolours, gouache and acrylics , brushes, isopropyl alcohol, value scale, glassine paper, images for exercises.
At this workshop with will look at types of pastels, papers, storage and framing of works, simple drawing techniques, Notaln (black and white pattern for composition), a way of starting the painting process, how and why we use underpainting. We will execute 4 small underpaintings and use colour over our prepared underpaintings on the second day.
Millie has a Fine Arts Degree and is a Master of Mental Health specialising in Art Therapy. She has had several exhibitions around Brisbane. At this workshop we will look at types of pastels, papers, and underpainting techniques as well as preparation, composition and drawing.