Learn to use soft pastels (also called chalk) in this class. An expressive and vibrant medium, pastel is an art somewhere between drawing and painting but has an advantage over painting as there is no drying time. From still life to landscape, you will learn the fundamentals to create your own masterpieces. No experience is necessary and demonstrations will be step-by-step.
David Shkolny grew up in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta. He has a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design (1992). He has been teaching painting and drawing since 2001. David’s artwork is in collections across Europe and North America as well as the Canada Council. Recent public commissions include a painting for Fort Saskatchewan City Hall and a pastel for the Kaye Edmonton Clinic.