Exploring Pastels: a Field of Flowers

April, 11th
Paint a natural pastel landscape step-by-step under the guidance of a top artist Anne Kindl
During the workshop, you will learn:

  • How to simplify the overwhelming array of pastel colors into manageable small palettes, making it easier to understand how to blend and use colors harmoniously

  • Techniques for breaking down complex subjects into basic shapes, facilitating a smoother painting process and avoiding intricate details

  • How to start with basic layers in pastel, work in the main pastel painting techniques – layering and line work with a delicate touch – and build up complexity gradually to avoid confusion
“ Paint your own pastel landscape with flower field step-by-step, getting inspiration from this reference photo”
Anne Kindl

This workshop welcomes artists of all levels:

Beginners who want to explore the basics of pastel painting, such as layering, blending, and simplification

Experienced artists who want to master the approach of award-winning pastelist and refine their technique

Pastel lovers eager to paint a marvelous landscape and enjoy the power of this gorgeous medium with a renowned artist
Meet your instructor
Anne Kindl
  • Anne Kindl is an award winning pastelist based in Michigan. She primarily makes landscapes and florals in pastels.

  • Anne discovered the power of art at a young age, and it continues to guide her creative journey. She received her Bachelor of Fine Art from the College of Design at Iowa State University, and spent 25 years as a graphic designer in corporations and nonprofit organizations.

  • In her artworks, she focuses on the elements of nature and abstract realism blending the emotional response to pure color with the unique individualism of spontaneous marks.

  • Anne's work has gained national recognition with exhibits at the The National Arts Club in NYC and the Zho B Art Center in Chicago. She teaches classes and workshops throughout the year. Anne recently has been featured in American Art Collector, and has received honorable mention in Pastel Journal’s Pastel 100.

  • She is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America, Great Lakes Pastel Society and is a Master Circle member of the International Association of Pastel Societies.

Examples of Anne's work

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