CTPS Video Library

Check out a video and build your skills!  CTPS is delighted to provide members with a Video Library from which to gain more instruction on painting with pastels.

Videos may be checked out for one month at every monthly meeting. You will need a check or credit card to make a deposit of $50.00 per video (which is not cashed unless the video is not returned timely).  Contact CTPS Librarian for more info.

Our current list includes: 

Landscape 

Stephanie Birdsall: Plein Air Painting in Pastel

Doug Dawson: Plein Air Pastel Painting

M. Katherine Hurley: Vivid Color Landscapes

Michael Chesley Johnson: The Secret to Pastel Painting En Plein Air

Richard McKinley: Bold Underpainting for Lively Pastel Landscapes

Jane McgGraw-Tueubner: En Plein Air: Pastel Landscape Painting

Liz Haywood-Sullivan: Landscape Painting in Pastel - Snow

Liz Haywood-Sullivan: Landscape Painting in Pastel – Surface and Color and Texture

Liz Haywood-Sullivan: Painting Realistic Landscapes in Pastel - Skies

Liz Haywood- Sullivan: Painting Realistic Landscapes in Pastel – Water & Reflections

Liz Haywood-Sullivan: Landscape Painting in Pastel – Plein Air

Liz Haywood-Sullivan: Landscape Painting in Pastel – Summer Waves

Ann Templeton: Abstracting the Landscape in Pastel

Albert Handell: In the Cedar Grove at Point Lobos

Aaron Schuerr: Pastel Painting Master Class: Composition for Landscapes

Aaron Schuerr: Plein Air Painting Workshop in Pastel: Mountainscape


Figurative 

  • Wendy Caporal: Children’s Pastel Portraits
  • Margaret Dyer: The Figure in Pastels
  • Alain Picard: Painting the Figure in Pastel


Pastel Technique 

  • Marla Baggetta: Loosen Up Intensive/Volume I
  • Marla Baggetta: Loosen Up Intensive/Volume II
  • Richard McKinley: Three Stages of Successful Pastels
  • Alain Picard: Essential Techniques for Pastel Portraits
  • Bob Rohm: The Painterly Approach in Pastel
  • Debora Stewart: Exploring Composition & Color in Abstract Art
  • Dawn Emerson: Pastel Painting Innovations – Creative Underpainting
  • Dawn Emerson: Pastel Painting Innovations – Expressive Art Techniques
  • Desmond O’Hagan: Pastel Painting: Light and Color


Drawing Technique 

  • Chris Wynter: Dynamic Charcoal Drawing Lessons