Barbara Archer-Baldwin


Pastel Painting 

with Barbara Archer-Baldwin


(Beginner and Refresher class is FULL)
February 29- March 1, 2020 Beginning and Refresher March 21-22, 2020 Intermediate and Advanced


As an award-winning Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America and an experienced, very popular teacher, Barbara’s regular classes are always full and hard to get into. She has scheduled one workshop for those beginners who want to learn about this medium, and those who want a refresher, or more advanced study, and one for those more experienced who want to learn more, and maybe “push the envelope” a bit. Here’s your chance!                          

COST: $275 for either workshop For Beginners Workshop, a $50 non-refundable deposit by,  January 21st   to NPAC guarantees your spot  Balance due by February 2, 2020

For Intermediate Workshop, $50 Non-refundable deposit to NPAC by Feb 1st, Balance due by March 1st, 2020

Beginners, All materials supplied, including Barbara’s Signature set of 30 Fundamentals by Terry Ludwig Pastels, (retail value $180). Workshop covers how to handle a pastel stick (!), basic painting strokes, layering, blending (or NOT) landscape techniques, color theory, and more.

Intermediates, You will be given: you are asked to bring whatever pastels you have, but you will be given, to keep and use during the workshop, Dakota Pastels’ sampler of 12 dark sticks, (retail $65), a Sample pack of all their papers (Retail $25), and Sample Pack of Uart papers, both regular and their new dark (Retail $25), plus other papers. Workshop will cover various underpainting techniques, and different ways to begin a painting, establishing values with Notans, how different pastels and surfaces work, color exploration, and more.