Art Lessons
About Emily

Pet and wildlife portraits in pastel

You will draw on velour paper using new techniques to create a soft effect of fur or hair. Email me your own photo or I can send you my own wildlife photo of any animal that you choose. You will draw along with me to complete your portrait.

The cost of the class is $45 per class.  You may take as many classes as you wish in this series.

Payment for the first class must be made on the day that you book the class.  Call 757-879-9795 to book a class, find out more information and pay.

Materials list :

1.  Hahnemuhle Velour paper, middle gray, $7.11 per sheet, cut to 11 x 14”Purchase at dickblick.com for $7.44 https://www.dickblick.com/items/10707-2311/

2. Drawing board.

3. Soft pastel, set of 15 assorted colors, half sticks Use your own soft pastels or purchase at DickBlick.com for $24.95 https://www.dickblick.com/items/21948-1209/

4. Hard pastels, Set of 12 assorted colors, Prismacolor Nupastel, set of 12 or larger, $12.95. Use your own hard pastels or order from Dickblick https://www.dickblick.com/items/20034-1209/

2b charcoal pencil

Copy paper

Carbon paper

Note: do not use oil pastel.