Drawing Pet Portraits with Pastels

Drawing Pet Portraits with Pastels (4 Weeks)

Level: Beginner/Advanced Beginner

Price: LAC Members $154.00 / Non-Members $158.00

Class Description

Take your drawing skills to the next level by creating portraits of your favorite pets. With soft pastels and pastel pencils, you will learn techniques for drawing textures such as fur, wet noses, feathers, and scales. We will learn how to take great reference photos of your pets and translate those photos into one-of-a-kind works of art on paper.

Prerequisite: First Time Drawing, Beginning Drawing or equivalent experience.

6:30-9:30 pmThursday, December 02, 2021 to Thursday, December 23, 2021Kelly NeibertClass Full

Student Information

Suggested Materials List

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  • Set of 32, Sargent Art Square Chalk Pastels - Assorted Colors Set of 12,
  • Stabilo CarbOthello Pastel Pencils


  • Kneaded Eraser
  • Pentel Hi-Polymer Eraser- Super XL,
  • White Staedtler Retractable Triangular Eraser Holder with Eraser
  • Faber-Castell Perfection Eraser Pencil - Single Pencil, 7058 White Eraser


  • Canson XL Mix Media Pad - 14'' x 11'', Portrait, 60 Sheets
  • Strathmore 400 Series Black Mixed Media Pad - 11'' x 14'', 15 Sheets (Optional)

Additional items:

  • Richeson Blending Stumps - Pkg of 3, 1/4" Diameter
  • Pencil Sharpener- Double Hole