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Instructor:      Lana Mascitelli McLeod

Days:             Thursdays

Time Slot:     12:30-3:30



Phone:          720-935-1730


Class Title:    Pastel

Medium:       Soft Pastel

Level:            All



Come and enjoy playing and creating with adult chalk , A.K.A. Pastels. Pastels are fun and forgiving, making them a wonderful painting medium! Each class includes a short lecture and demo on subjects that will improve your technique in brining your masterpiece to life.


Weekly Detail: 

Class subject examples:

   *Values and Hues

   *Buildings in a landscape 

   *How to create distance and depth

   *Water reflection with soft pastels

   *What's an underpainting?

   *How to Frame a soft pastel painting



Your painting will only be as good as your tools are. So take the time to invest in good pastels and paper. Contact Lana for a suggested list and where to purchase.



Artists’ Statement:

Each landscape has a singular moment to capture. I hope my art reflects the spirit of that moment in time and touches the viewer.


Bio/Education & Experience: 

Lana's journey in art began six years ago when a renowned pastel artist moved in next door and invited her to "play". She has loved working with pastels ever since. Moreover, Lana enjoys being a member of IAPS, Pastel Society of Central Florida, Sebastian River Art Club and Vero Beach Art Club.

Lana has had the distinction of three of her pastel paintings on display at the Vero Beach Muesum of Art.


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