FRIDAY 10:00AM-1:00PM
NEW DATES: JUNE 5-JULY 31 (excluding JULY 3)

Instructor: Deborah Donahower

Have fun and develop a comprehensive set of skills in this wonderful medium.  Learn techniques in soft pastels, including under-painting, foundation washes, color theory and mixing, as well as composition and perspective.  Classes will cover still life, landscapes, portraits and abstract subject matter.  Pastels are both forgiving and relaxing.

Each student will receive a drawing board and basic portfolio for his/her work.

Materials List Available HERE.

The deadline for enrolling in this class June 2. The class may be cancelled if we do not reach minimum enrollment by this time.

$180 members

A $10 materials fee, paid to the instructor, is due at the beginning of class.

Beginning – Intermediate
Ages 18+

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Deborah Donahower

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 & 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 & personal style.