Beginner | 3 hours
Taught by Joy Ting
Learning through play is Joy’s favorite way to discover new techniques.  Artist and instructor Joy Ting teaches you how to be loose and expressive as you create paintings using oil pastels and colored pencils. Jump in with Joy as she takes you on a month-long daily practice journey where you create oil pastel pieces inspired by nature and discover a style that is all your own.
Learn how to:
  • Play with oil pastels and colored pencils
  • Layer and blend oil pastels
  • Map out a drawing with a sketch
  • Work on a variety of colors of paper
  • Create abstract and still life images
  • Take a small study to a larger piece
What you'll get:
  • Instructions on how to make botanically-inspired pastel and colored pencil art
  • 31 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list and PDF containing reference images
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from Joy Ting
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students

Chapters
Color Play: A Daily Practice in Oil Pastel and Colored Pencil
00:56
Week 1 - Florals
07:08
04:55
09:32
06:36
08:52
11:57
10:27
07:53
Week 2 - Plants
03:10
06:48
07:39
10:41
05:33
05:05
06:09
09:23
Week 3 - Landscapes
05:24
04:33
06:06
06:29
04:08
06:57
04:48
Week 4 - Still Life
06:32
03:25
06:39
05:45
07:07
04:03
12:13
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Pentel oil pastels
  • Gallery oil pastels
  • Canson Mixed Media Spiral Sketchbook
  • Strathmore toned paper
  • Rettelco Rolled Kraft Paper
  • Strathmore Black paper
  • Q-tips
  • Prismacolor pencils
  • Tissue box
  • Tortillon blenders
  • Collage pieces from magazines
  • Construction paper
  • Strathmore Ready Cut Watercolor
  • Pressed leaves
  • Fixative
  • Printer paper
  • Wax paper
  • Legos
  • Pencil
  • Baby wipes
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