I prefer not to work in pastel as often, I don’t enjoy the dustiness and the feel of the pastels themselves however I think it is the ‘drawing aspect’ that I do like. I love to draw and don’t get to draw as often as I would like. With pastels you get immediate results with no drying time to interfere with the flow of the work. When I do choose to use pastels, my subject will usually be a nude, figures or portraiture, they are great for working with flesh and skin tones.

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