Barbara Solberg - Landscape and Mixed Media Artworks

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Introduction to Drawing with Pastels & Color Concepts

Available class times (choose one):

To be announced.

Price: To be determined. (includes materials)

Location: The Creative Hand Studio
(Barbara's home and studio)
35 N. 2190th Rd., Lecompton, KS 66050

Soft pastel workshop for beginners in drawing and pastel. However, any skill level welcome. Students will work from a still-life set-up that Barbara prepares.

What you will learn:

*Short history of pastels and famous pastellists
*Basic drawing techniques
*Types of paper and supports used
*Basic color concepts used in all art media

Easels, drawing boards, paper and drawing materials supplied. If you already have a set of soft pastels, please bring them with you. The more color choices you have, the better.

Class size is limited to four people so you will receive lots of personal instruction. Barbara will demonstrate using pastels, discuss famous pastel artists, composition, color usage and much more!

A minimum of two people is required to conduct class - enroll now! Please mail cash or check to reserve your spot to:

Barbara Solberg
35 N. 2190th Rd.
Lecompton, KS 66050

Questions? Call 785-832-9413 or email

Money refunded in event of sickness or family emergency only. Barbara will send complete directions to her studio upon registration.





To be announced.

All classes held at Barbara's studio in Lecompton. If you're interested in taking a class, please email Barbara.


Barbara's Experience:

Award-winning, lifelong painter in pastels and mixed media

Over 30 years teaching art classes & workshops at art center statewide, Osher Institute at KU, and her home studio.

BFA, Painting, University of Kansas

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