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Pastel Painting, Mondays starting January 9

January 9 @ 2:00 pm 4:30 pm

Instructor: Deborah Donahower

Location: Room 208 Printmaking Studio

Sessions: 8 weeks

Date: Mondays, January 9 – March 13, 2023

Note: This class will not meet on January 16 for MLK Day and February 20 for Presidents’ Day

This eight-week class will introduce students to basic techniques of using soft pastels as they work alongside the instructor to create landscapes, still lives, animals and flowers. Learn to layer colors to create luminous, painterly effects. Beginners are guided as they work on the image provided each week; more experienced students may choose to work on an image of their choice. Note: materials are supplied for this class, but students are invited to bring their own if desired – see the supply list below.

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Skill Level: Beginning – Intermediate

Ages: Adult


Sliding Scale Class Fee: $150/$245/$360

Deborah Donahower


Deborah Donahower received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara in Studio Art, with an emphasis in Ceramics, Printmaking and Pastels. She has been teaching art to adults and children for 40 years and it is her passion to empower budding artists with the basic foundation skills in art and help them bloom into their own creativity and personal style.

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