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Pastel paintings

Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for Pastel paintings. Get inspired and try out new things.
Learn how to create broken color effects in this pastel tutorial from Robert Carsten, a featured artist in the Oct 2011 issue of Pastel Journal.

Learn how to create broken color effects in this pastel tutorial from Robert Carsten, a featured artist in the Oct 2011 issue of Pastel Journal.

Impressionist Oil Pastel Landscape

Learn how to create an Impressionist landscape with oil pastels in this lesson where loose strokes are used to create a painterly work of art.

Here's the studio version of yesterday's plein air piece. Which one do you like better?   You can see both versions at the PAWA (Plein Air Washington Artists) show.   Opening Reception and awards are Sat. 12/1/18 from 2-5pm at the American Art Company in Tacoma, WA. The show will be up through January!

Here's the studio version of yesterday's plein air piece. Which one do you like better? You can see both versions at the PAWA (Plein Air Washington Artists) show. Opening Reception and awards are Sat. 12/1/18 from 2-5pm at the American Art Company in Tacoma, WA. The show will be up through January!

Pastel painting -Texas sunset with Bethany Fields

You're welcome here. I'm an artist and teacher, homemaker, and slow-living lifestyle lover. Look for lots of artist lessons and studio encouragement, creative lifestyle love, and favorite things. I'm so glad you're here. Read more about Bethany here.