Your Creative Journey Through Pastel: Level II
Instructor: Marjie Eakin-Petty
Dates: Saturday, October 19 and Sunday, October 20
Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Class Description: This class is for those who’ve taken Level I (three times is recommended if new to painting) and wish to advance their skills toward more dynamic and effective pastel paintings. Work on projects of your choice or complete paintings begun in previous workshops. More time available for painting, easel-side assistance, advanced lessons and individual guidance by Marjie, while you paint each afternoon.
Each day begins with a time of gathering and further exploration of your own creative journey, and brief exercises to stimulate your creative fire and inspire your life as an artist. Followed by instruction of soft pastel techniques, composition and color theory, and developing your unique style.
About the Instructor
Marjie is an internationally and nationally awarded Colorado artist, whose pastel paintings convey vivid contrast and interplay of vibrant color, capturing dramatic light and shadow. She is best known for her serene depictions of water and reflections from Southwestern and Rocky Mountain region landscapes. She has incorporated her background as a Life & Creativity Coach with her more than 20 years of experience of painting in Oils and Pastels to guide and inspire others in their artistic interests. Visit her website here.