© 2019  Xrissart by Chrissy Murray

In this painting I show you I use brushes when using PanPastels, such a terrific way to paint.

The Air King of Diamonds done. In this painting I use PanPastels and Pastel Pencils on 30cm x 40cm Pastelmat with my brush technique, which is how I work these days.

I also use masking film to prevent halos around my subjects and I mix colours if I don’t have the hue or...

Earth Ace of Clubs pretty much done. Will sit on my easel for a bit. This is a 30cm x 40cm pastel painting on Pastelmat. This card is part of my illustrated playing card deck.

I invite you to view the video on how this was done.

https://youtu.be/ARWeuYGm3HI

"Fire-Ace of Spades" is done. This is one my cards that is part of my illustrated playing card deck of cards "The Elements". I can see the light at the end of the tunnel, nearly there, not quite, but nearly. This was completed with PanPastels, Soft Pastels and Pastels...

Check out my video where I talk about erasing with PanPastels.

February 26, 2017

In this video I talk about the different pastel papers that you can use especially for mixed media projects for example coloured pencil and pastels.  There are so many papers out there, which do you invest in?  The papers I talk about are the ones that I have experienc...

This is a time lapse pastel demonstration, where I talk about PanPastels, pastel pencils and coloured pencils on Pastelmat.  The art supplies I used are as follows:

PanPastels

Pastel Pencils

Coloured Pencils

Pastelmat paper

Glassine paper

Tortillions or blending stumps

Gum an...

February 13, 2017

Used Pan Pastels for this painting.  This is a small portion of a painting and have a brief video where I talk about my process and how I applied these pastels.  The paper I used was Pastelmat by Clairefontaine.