Thursday, March 1, 2018

LOOSEN UP! How to Create Impressionistic Art

It felt so nice to have some uninterrupted painting time! Check out this lesson on my YouTube channel where I teach about keeping things loose and impressionistic. :)

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Friday, January 19, 2018

Pastel Painting Tutorial / "This Little Piggy"

Join me in this fun and informative lesson. This baby pig was such a cute subject for painting!

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Exploring Abstraction! Release Your Inner Artist!

I had so much fun painting today with an abstract flair. Join me in this lesson we learn to release our inner artist!

Monday, August 21, 2017

Painting While Traveling! / Pastel painting tips

Join me in sunny Saint Petersburg Beach, Florida where I not only enjoy the fun and sun, but get in some pastel painting at the same time. In this video I share tips on how to paint while traveling including supplies, set up and more.  I wanted to do more plein air painting, but it was so hot I painted mostly from my hotel room with a beautiful view.

Happy Painting!

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Loosen Up with Pastel Painting!!

In this lesson you will learn how to loosen up with pastel painting. By working quickly and doing and underpainting you can keep your work painterly and fun!

Monday, July 31, 2017

Make Your Own Pastel Surfaces with Brilliant Underpaintings!

Join me in this video where I experiment and learn how to make homemade surfaces for soft pastel painting. It really saves money in the long run and creating these with brilliant colors also makes a great underpainting.

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Pastel Painting Demonstration and Lesson / "Hello Sunshine"

Join me in this lesson where I share various lessons about pastel painting... including, materials, doing a basic sketch, how to do a watercolor underpainting and more.  Happy Painting!

Thursday, July 27, 2017

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Pastel Demonstration / Poppies by Susan Jenkins

This is a speed video of a pastel painting I did of some brilliant poppies in a field bursting with color.  I have been using a technique la...