One Day Pastel Workshop on August 10

Pastel workshop for beginners Join me for the day and learn how to work with this wonderful and versatile medium. This workshop is suitable for beginners and requires no drawing ability. All art materials included for use during workshop! (I also have a small number of pastels for purchase) Small workshop with room for only 4-5 people. When: Wednesday August 10 Time: 10 – 2 pm (break for lunch) Cost: $50 Where: My studio - Clayton Park area
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Classes: Prospect Community Centre (September 2014)

In September I will be teaching a 6-week pastel painting course at Prospect Community Centre. Each class will be 2 hours long (dates and times to be announced) I will be teaching a variety of soft pastel techniques like broken colour, layering, scumbling and blending.  We will be working on everything from still life, landscape, flowers to figure painting.  Contact me or Prospect Community Centre for more information. Come join us!  
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Nope, not me!

Newest pastel. 18 x 14 inches, on Mi Teintes Touch pastel board. This is a new surface for me. I think I still prefer Art Spectrum's Colorfix paper, it seems to grab the pastel better.
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Out and About with My Sketch Book

I took a trip to the city this week. While I waited for my husband, I did some quick pen and watercolour sketches. I felt a little conspicuous at first, but nobody really noticed me in the corner. I really need to get quicker at capturing people. I started many sketches that were never completed as the people walked away long before I was done. I have made a promise to myself to do some quick gesture drawings everyday in an attempt to get faster.  
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Show: St. Anthony Street Gallery – Featured Artist (September 2013)

Sharon Cave is the featured artist at the St. Anthony Street Gallery in Annapolis Royal for the month of September. Included will be new pieces that have never been enjoyed publicly Linen & Lace Rock Candy Belles Éscharpes The St. Anthony Street Gallery features an new artist every month, and is well known for its antiques and collectables. Hand-crafted baskets are featured year round. 221 St. Anthony Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia View Larger Map Also available Evangel...
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