Description

Learn how to use pastel to create a detailed portrait with internationally renowned artist David Wells. Click to read why you don't need to worry about your drawing ability for this workshop. We have also included all materials.

This course is suitable for all levels including absolute beginners. You don't need to worry about your drawing abilities as you will be provided with an under drawing so that you are able to focus on pastel technique rather than drawing basics over the weekend.

Be guided by Internationally acclaimed Figurative Pastel Artist, David Wells to create a work of art with detail, dimension, softness, expression and of course likeness. David will lead you through pastel basics and blending techniques unique to his style of high-level realism so that you can learn the easy steps to making a truly beautiful Portrait in Pastels. Pastel is a very ‘on trend’ medium with a contemporary classical style. David will take you step by step with demonstrations in a small class, relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

No level of experience is required to attend this weekend workshop. David will accept all levels of experience and all materials are supplied.

This workshop is at our ROBINA studio at 38 Commerce Drive Robina QLD.

There is plenty of parking at the front door, cafes and restaurants within walking distance and a small fridge/tea and coffee facilities.

MEET THE TEACH: David Wells

David Wells was born 1977 into an artistic family. He is an eclectic artist having worked professionally as an actor, graphic artist, dancer, web designer, circus and street performer, musician, children's entertainer and visual artist.

He has exhibited extensively, and has been award over 30 prizes for his art.

His work has been regularly published in international journals, and has featured on the cover of both “The Artists Magazine” (2009) and “The Pastel Journal.” (2009 and 2014)

"I believe that a living person is more interesting then any artwork ever made; therefore, everyone is a masterpiece waiting to be painted.”

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Class Schedule

Duration: 6.5 hours per session

What you will learn
  • Create a work of art with detail, dimension, softness, expression and of course likeness.
  • Pastel basics and blending techniques unique to his style of high-level realism
  • Pastel is a very ‘on trend’ medium with a contemporary classical style.
What you will get
  • Expert tuition from an expert teacher!

What to bring
  • Just your creativity and passion to learn!
What to wear

Casual (Warning: It might get messy)

Appropriate for

This course is suitable for all levels including absolute beginners.


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Discover the Artist Within.

We were once like you, wondering if it was possible to learn how to paint and draw and wanting to add some creativity to our lives. We didn't know back then what we all know now....that anyone can learn to draw and paint with the right teaching and tools. That art would add the most social, exciting and rewarding experiences for a lifetime.

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Cancelation & Refund Policy

If you are unable to attend a class you’ve booked online, we ask that you please give us as much notice as possible so we may offer your spot to another student.

If you are cancelling within 7 days of the start time of the workshop, we reserve the right to charge a cancellation fee up to 50% of the workshop fee.

Decisions on the amount of the cancellation fee are at the sole discretion of Artable. Artable makes every attempt to accommodate last minute changes for our students where the cancellation is beyond their control.

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Terms & Conditions

If you are unable to attend a class you’ve booked online, we ask that you please give us as much notice as possible so we may offer your spot to another student.

If you are cancelling within 7 days of the start time of the workshop, we reserve the right to charge a cancellation fee up to 50% of the workshop fee.

Decisions on the amount of the cancellation fee are at the sole discretion of Artable. Artable makes every attempt to accommodate last minute changes for our students where the cancellation is beyond their control.

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