Sketching Cats

In this tutorial I will show you how to easily sketch cats with soft pastels. I am trying out new paper, Hahnemuhle Lanacolour, and I have to say that I quite like it 🙂 You can find reference photos (they are from Pixabay) on my Patreon and...

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Sketching Birds

This is a small part of 1h long tutorial from my Patreon. I will show you how to sketch birds in soft pastels. We will look at different birds and I will show you how to portray the nature of the bird without going into too much detail. In this short tutorial I will...

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Pink Flamingo tutorial

This is the short version of the tutorial that I created for my Patreon. In it I will show you how to create a beautiful abstract water surface on sandpaper (I use 800 grit in this tutorial) and how to portray a flamingo without going into too much details which adds...

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Sunset & Boat tutorial

This is a time lapse of my latest drawing for the soft pastel marathon. In this one I wanted to draw water that is not blue. I really love purples and dusty pinks and this photo spoke to me 🙂 I start by layering and blending the sky, using colors from dusty...

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Dunes

This is the second drawing for the day 15 of my pastel marathon. This is the short version, you cand the full tutorial on my Patreon. I used Ingres paper as for the previous seascape and soft pastels.

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Glowing wave tutorial

In this video I will show you how to use an underpainting with soft pastels and water on a sanded surface to paint a sea wave. I really like the photo that I foudn on pixabay for this tutoril. The wave looks as if it's glowing from within. And this was my main focus -...

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Sea & Sun tutorial

In this tutorial I will show you how to draw a simple seascape with soft pastels. I am using ingres paper (it's the kind of pastel paper that has a linear texture to it) and soft pastels by different artist brands. I treat water as a layered cake. If you look at it as...

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Apples & Oranges tutorial

In this video I wanted to experiment a bit and to create a more expressive painting. I am using sandpaper for this tutorial, you can see how to create the underpainting with soft pastels and water in my other videos. The reference for this tutorial is on my Patreon in...

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A basket of eggs

This is the short version of the 2 house long tutorial. I have the full version, narrated and real time, on my Patreon, as usual. For this work I used Canson MiTeintes flannel gray paper, A3, on the reverse side, as it's a lot smoother than the right side of the...

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Eggs&Jug Time Lapse

This is a short video of my day 12 still life from the pastel marathon. I was not feeling well so the full version is still available to my Patrons but without the narration (which I do usually).

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