You might or might not be good in arts and drawing. But once you try pastel painting, you will fall in love with it in no time! If you are unsure what pastel is, just know that it is a type of paint pigment which is mixed with chalk or clay before combined with gum to make a paste. When the paste hardens, the result would be soft or hard pastels, pastel pencils, or oil pastels that could be used for painting.
Is it a good idea for even the beginners to learn how to draw with pastels? In fact, individuals who wish to express the creativity within themselves should try this type of painting as the art of pastel painting is not hard to master and you would get to learn how a wide range of colours could be used to blend together in a lot of different ways, thus creating an array of paintings to your liking! Pastel painting tutorials are starting to make waves with its unique blending of colours and application as pastels are not mixed together just like the same way as oils, watercolors, or acrylic paints. You would, in fact, explore a lot more than you could imagine!
There are a lot of benefits to be reaped when you start learning about pastel painting. These include:
• Training your sense of spontaneity and strokes agility.
• Immersing you in a sea of vibrant and lively colors that would further improve your sense of creativity.
• Allowing you an insight into other painting techniques as it can be combined with watercolor, acrylic, oil, collage, and other wet and dry techniques, thus giving your knowledge about painting a significant boost.
• Unlike other painting methods especially watercolour painting, pastel painting makes layer addition method to be as great as it could be without damaging the layers below.
Now you have a basic overview of how pastel painting works and could potentially be one of your most practiced hobbies, it’s time to know where you could learn all this stuff in a convenient and effective way! Enter My Weekend Plan, one of the best experience providers in Malaysia that could help unlock your creative talents! Our pastel painting workshops are organized by well trained and fully qualified professional artists who would not only guide you from the start but could also give a tip or two to the more advanced learner beside shedding light on techniques you never knew existed before! Exchange your thoughts with other participants to gain deeper insights into pastel painting while having a fun time knowing new talents!
We have pastel painting lessons organized in KL and PJ. If you are searching for pastel lessons near you, contact us to know more information on the nearest lesson venue which you could attend! Do not worry if you are tight on your budget as all our lessons are guaranteed to be affordable and worth every penny you spent!
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