Pastel portraits

Discover Pinterest’s best ideas and inspiration for Pastel portraits. Get inspired and try out new things.
To Blend or Not to Blend Pastels? Expert Advice on When and Why  #pastelart #arttips Art, Pastel, Portrait, Reckless, Left, Photographer, American Academy Of Art, Shadow, Light And Shadow

Should pastels be blended, left unblended or be some combination of both? Well, renowned pastelist William Schneider has found using a combination of unblending and blending pastels gives his work greater variety, softer edges and more unified areas of light and shadow. Learn his pastel technique, step by step.