• White Apple

    5 monthes ago - By Awake and Painting

    Pastel on pumice board 20"x 20" purchase
    I've been continuing to experiment with pastel. This started out loose , but gradually settled down into something quieter and more balanced.
    Never having taken a pastel class, and not knowing any pastel artists well, I feel like I need to find my own way with the medium. I ordered a set of very soft pastels by Sennelier , but found them much too soft for details. Then I ordered Nupastels , which I can sharpen to nice points using a razor. I'm very happy with using the two sets in combination.
    I tried using fixitive on a section and it darkened the...
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