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Pastels on Black Pastel Paper By Mrs. Breeden’s 3rd Grade Class

Today the kids got to experiment with pastels on black pastel paper. I believe one of the phrases used to describe the experience was OFF THE HOOK! 125 more words


The Emergence of a Self-Portrait

I have been invited to take part in a show organized by Jane Lund and Rachel Fulsom, Self-Portraits by 50 Women Artists at the A.P.E. Gallery in Northampton, from November 3 to December 3. 1,008 more words


Introduction to pastels

Hi everyone I hope you all are having a great week so far, today I am going to give a basic introduction to pastels.

Pastels are an amazing medium to work in and is very versatile, it’s a great for all types of art be it realistic, impressionistic or abstract. 318 more words


From the Veggie Patch

I am a great collector of interesting fabrics (it’s a passion I developed from when I studied Textiles at Art College ) and both these paintings were inspired by the fabric design. 110 more words

Artist Emily Holsman's 'Reflections'

It was a glorious spring morning with a clear blue sky and wispy white clouds.

Tee -shirt weather for most but a long sleeved windcheater and goose bumps for me. 270 more words

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Robert Johnson Chalkboard Art

Robert Johnson on Chalkboard with pastels at the Hoot Night open mic at Roosevelts in Salem Massachusetts by Chris Dowgin, author and illustrator from Salem House Press.

Chris Dowgin

Artist Emily Holsman tells us about the origins of her pastel painting ‘Russell.’

I had never been to the Bay of Islands before, but my former partner (being a Kiwi who had lived on the north island for many years) knew it well. 291 more words

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