PASA - Pastel Artists of South Australia

Blog posts July 2016

Wildlife comes to Life

meerkat pastel Steve

Steve Morvell loves animals, and it shows; big elephants to small birds, native or exotic, wild or domestic.  Look at the expression on this meerkat's face - sheer curiosity.  Steve is an exciting wildlife artist whose subjects come to life on the page. Through PASA, he held a great two-day work…

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Members Enjoy Constructive Critique at Marion Meeting

Members who brought their paintings to the critique session at the Marion meeting on July 9th picked up some excellent tips on how to proceed with or complete their unfinished paintings - where to highlight certain areas, accentuate the shadows, to focus on tonal values. It was delivered in a encour…

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Brooke Walker delights members at PASA Victor Harbor meeting.

Wildlife artist Brooke Walker used white and black charcoal pencils and pan pastels to show PASA members her techniques when drawing animals at the meeting at Victor Harbor on July 2nd. Feedback indicates that all attendees thoroughly enjoyed her demonstration.

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