Whimsical Cupcakes in Soft Pastels and Mixed Media | Donna Brown | Skillshare

Whimsical Cupcakes in Soft Pastels and Mixed Media

Donna Brown, Art teacher, supply hoarder, and Artist / Crafter

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15 Lessons (38m)
    • 1. Introduction & Materials

      2:24
    • 2. Drawing Whimsical Cupcakes - The Template

      2:41
    • 3. Cupcake #1

      2:36
    • 4. Cupcake #2

      2:35
    • 5. Cupcake #3

      2:55
    • 6. Creating a symmetrical cake stand template

      2:46
    • 7. Starting the Project-- Sketching your composition

      4:38
    • 8. Making a mask

      4:36
    • 9. Pastel Basics

      2:50
    • 10. Creating your color story

      0:41
    • 11. Adding color to the background

      3:04
    • 12. Practicing the texture for the background

      2:07
    • 13. Adding texture to the background

      2:24
    • 14. Adding Color - Blocking in

      0:25
    • 15. The details are not the details…. They make the design!

      1:14

About This Class

Students will learn how to draw three whimsical cupcakes using a simple template process.  They will also create a cake stand template using a similar process and learn to to use these templates to create a project in pastels & colored pencils.  Emphasis is on creativity, learning how to use templates in drawing and basic pastel techniques. (Colored pencil techniques are not taught in this class.)