Art 2 – Bartlett and Landscape Pastels – due 5/18


Jennifer Bartlett, Amagansett, June #1, 2011, pastel on paper, 30 x 30 in

Next week, we will visit the Kirby deck to take in views for an in-class chalk pastel drawing.

Read the following article on Jennifer Bartlett pastel landscapes:

Humble Pastels, Luminous Imagery – The New York Times

Observe how Bartlett goes beyond visual description to evoke the atmosphere and mood of each environment. Also notice pastel techniques used for various textures:

Jennifer Bartlett Pastels


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