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Paint Striking Pictures in Pastels


Carol Kibble


Mon 9th November


Thu 12th November


Wye Valley


Bells Hotel







  Single Room


  Single Occ


  Double Occ






Carol Kibble will show you how to paint animals using wet and dry pastel



This 3 day Pastel Workshop is designed to help you learn how to paint in

pastels and is suitable for all abilities, whether you are new to pastels,

new to painting or simply want to improve your pastel paintings this

course will help you achieve this.

(This is a re-scheduled holiday from earlier in the year as a result of the

restrictions in place at the time of the lockdown)

Carol will show you how to pastels with wet and dry techniques.

Using pastels 'wet' is a very effective method for painting reflections and

ripples and great for producing paintings of water-based birds and


She will also teach you how to use pastels 'dry' and pastel pencils for

getting fine detail into a wide range of animals as well as choosing the

right background.

Carol will demonstrate the various stages of painting animals and will give

plenty of one-to-one tuition throughout. She is an enthusiastic tutor and

it gives her enormous pleasure to see people achieve the results they

want in a painting.