Course Description

Explore a new medium and improve your drawing and painting skills. Learn about different materials, papers, and techniques while experimenting with color, value, and mark-making. Hands-on exercises, demonstrations, and individual instruction will help you to gain confidence and increase your understanding of design elements and principles, color theory, and the work of notable artists who used pastels.


Supplies are not included in the cost of the course. Please refer to supply list for more information.


  • Online registration closes at 6 p.m. the day prior to the start of the class.
  • For late registration options, please contact SMU Lifelong Learning at 214-768-2273 for assistance.
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