Underpainting Techniques for Successful Pastels with Stephanie Birdsall

Artist: Stephanie Birdsall
Producer: North Light
SKU: 22-STB3vdl
Runtime: 1 Hour, 41 Minutes

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You'll Love This Pastel Painting Video If:

  • You love visual video pastel painting demonstrations
  • You love working in pastel and you want to delve deeper into creating strong underpaintings
  • You want to learn top pastel painting techniques straight from expert artist Stephanie Birdsall


Learn asStephanie Birdsall guides you through four complete, and different styles of pastel underpainting.

Watch Stephanie do a full pastel painting demonstration. Learn how to make the most of your pastel underpaintings and other important topics such as using alcohol to spread color, keep your colors clean and set up strong compositions every time. This will help you ensure vibrant, colorful, reliable results every time you visit your pastel painting work space.


  • Four different approaches to pastel underpaintings complete with step by step instruction
  • How to do a value sketch, monochromatic, complementary and local color schemes to help composition, color choices and vibrancy
  • Tips for blending, layering and setting up a strong composition when painting with pastels

About the Author:

Stephanie Birdsall has been featured in many top art publications such as Southwest Art , Plein Air Magazine , and International Artist Magazine . She is known for her work in pastel and she is the recipient of more than 30 major


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