Pastel holds a unique position in the history of art. Pastel is a medium that continues to evolve across time. Artists have employed different techniques as the quality and manufacture of materials grow. Even today, no other medium can match the shimmering color of a pastel.
The articles below serve to introduce you to the history and the techniques used in the creation of some of the worlds greatest works of art.
The Paradoxical Pastel Medium by Nancy Lilly
Learning from the Greats by Nancy Lilly
My Fixation on Fixative by Nancy Lilly
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