Chalk pastels for beginners - A ladybug and an owl

Doris Charest, Contemporary Fine Art Specialist and Instructor

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12 Videos (38m)
    • Chalk pastels Overview intro

    • Intro ladybug and owl

    • -Chalk pastels The paper

    • Chalk pastels Fixing your pastels

    • Ladybug part 1

    • Ladybug part 2

    • Ladybug part 3

    • The Owl the drawing

    • The Owl the feathers

    • The Owl Last details

    • The Owl the background

    • Infomercial pastels


About This Class

Learn all about chalk pastels by creating two projects; a ladybug and an owl.  By following the step-by-step process you will be able to have a finished bright and colourful  project within a few hours.  Easy and fun, chalk pastels are made for anyone wanting to experiment with art materials without investing a lot into materials. Success is assured. 

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I love this class very easy to follow and i also enjoyed the art history with the lesson. Thank you very much. I would recommend this for a beginner like I am.
Great class!!
Cheryl Oed

Feng Shui Consultant, Instructor





Doris Charest

Contemporary Fine Art Specialist and Instructor

Doris Charest – Biography


BED University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB

BFA University of Calgary, Calgary, AB

MED University of Alberta, AB

Mixed media is Doris’ favorite favorite form of painting . She loves exploring with textures, shapes, and a more contemporary look. Nature and the world around her inspires Doris. Her love of texture won her the Allessandra Bisselli Award and a First Place in a Still Life show with the Federation of Canadian Artists in Vancouver. Look for Doris Charest’s work in the American Magazine: Sommerset Studio (Summer, 2007) and British Magazine: Leisure Painter. Both feature a three pages of Doris’ artwork. She won the Sylvie Brabant award in 2011 for her work in the art community. In 2013 she won First Place for her collage work in a show with the Federation of Canadian Artists in Vancouver, BC.  For workshops: Phone: 780-458-3951 or email: [email protected]

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