Pastels are somethings referred to as chalk. Learn how to paint and draw using pastels.


img All About Techniques in Pastel
Step-by-step instruction on how to create complete, highly finished illustrations with pastels. by Barron's Educational Series - Hardcover - Published 1998 Amazon
img Pastel Book
Materials and Techniques for Today's Artist by Bill Creevy - Paperback - Published 1999 Amazon
img The Encyclopedia of Pastel Techniques
A Comprehensive Visual Guide to Traditional and Contemporary Techniques by Judy Martin - Paperback - Published 2003 Amazon
About Pastels
Learn about pastels and the techniques of application APOW
History of Pastels
A brief history of pastels. APOW
Pastel Demo
A demonstration on how to use pastels - basic information. Betsy Kellum
Pastel Demo
A sequence of photos and instructions for making a landscape picture using pastels. Art Show
Pastel Demonstration
A step-by-step illustration on the process of pastel painting. APOW
Pastel Lesson
A lesson in pastels - materials, pastel types, lesson. Nancy Doyle Fine Art
Pastels - Making Soft Pastels by Hand
A comprehensive article on how to make pastels - supplies, receipes and more. Real Color Wheel
Pink Iris Demonstration
A four step demonstration by Thelma Davis on pastel painting a pink iris. Art Show

NOTE: Some of our links are affiliate links.

A word from our Sponsors

Help us keep this site free and updated by purchasing from our sponsors!

  • Article Image Annie's Online Store

    Annie's is your one-stop-shop for all your crafting supplies - crochet, knitting, plastic canvas, beading, card marking, yarn, sewing and quilting fabric and notions, and more! SHOP NOW...
  • Article Image CreateForLess - Shop and Save

    Save on over 60,000 brand name craft supplies at Shop for beading, sewing, scrapbooking, kids, crochet, quilting, card making and lots of other supplies in the convenience of your home. SHOP NOW!
  • Article Image Dollar Tree - Everything $1

    Find toys, games, arts, and crafts for only $1 each! Shop today at Dollar Tree. Free shipping when you choose to have your order shipped to your local Dollar Tree store for pickup.
  • Article Image Hanes Online Store - T-Shirt & Sweatshirts

    Hanes has a complete line of tee shirt which can be used for machine embroidery, stenciling, painting and other projects. Shop for Hanes Products here! e
  • Article Image Michael's - Shop Painting Supplies at Michael's

    Michaels has lots of drawing, painting, printmaking and studio supplies. Shop right at home. SHOP NOW! e

Site Search


Your small donation will help us keep this site free and running.
Click the Paypal link above to use Paypal.Me to send money. THANKS!


Custom Search