Pastels

Olga Abramova
128 pages;

Olga Abramova has been painting for over 20 years, but her special love and passion is pastel. Olga is famous for her unique techniques, when she mixes pastel with other art media. It is natural that such an outstanding painter has been recognized worldwide. More than 50 international exhibitions speak better than words, when it comes to artist. More about Olga is  here.

Eksmo has published her book on pastel techniques, which is a brilliant guide for beginners and a point of discovery for advanced artists.

There are many art materials in the world that can make the creative process truly unforgettable. However, what could be more tender than pastels? Draw with your hands, touching textured surface by fingertips, creating the transition of the form, only by drawing a finger along the edge of the object. Can you imagine this?

You will learn what types of pastels exist, how to choose a palette, paper and what other materials can be combined with pastels. How to create unusual elements and work on textures.

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