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Painting with Soft Pastels, hosted by Janette Humble - 5 week program - Wednesdays starting 3 August, 2pm-5pm
Painting with Soft Pastels, hosted by Janette Humble - 5 week program - Wednesdays starting 3 August, 2pm-5pm

Painting with Soft Pastels, hosted by Janette Humble - 5 week program - Wednesdays starting 3 August, 2pm-5pm

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Painting with Soft Pastels, hosted by Janette Humble

$305 for a five-week course, includes Canson paper, every Wednesday from August 3 to August 31, 2 to 5pm. A 48-piece set of pastels is available for purchase (click the link in the materials list below). Lunch and beverages are available for purchase from our cafe and can be ordered on arrival.

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Discover the beauty of soft pastels. This 5-week course will introduce the uninitiated to the foundation techniques of pastel painting as well as advance those with intermediate skills. It will cover how to maximise the use of the colour wheel and coloured pastel papers and will explore the different types of mark-making to create dynamic paintings. A variety of genre will be explored with input from students encouraged. Demonstrations will be provided at the start of class with plenty of one on one assistance available throughout. These enjoyable classes are aimed at building the confidence to explore new ideas, mastering and sharing the joy of painting with this beautiful and vibrant medium.

Good quality soft pastels are essential. To purchase a 48-piece set of Mungyo half sticks for $32, please click here and collect from us at your first lesson.

Two full sheets of Canson paper are provided, to be cut in half.
A backing board - 70 cm x 50 cm, either MDF or foam core.
A broad selection of soft pastels - warm and cool tones. Art Spectrum, senelier or unison are a good choice.
Paper towels ( to keep hands clean)
A white conte stick or pastel pencil for drawing up
Soft brush
Apron or art shirt
A sketch pad and pencil
2 sheets of newspaper.

This pastel class is hosted by South Australian pastel artist, Janette Humble, who recently featured in an episode of the popular art series 'Colour in Your Life'.  

Please refer to the  materials list for what you need to bring.

10 tickets available.


Full Payment at time of booking is essential.


Cancellations - if you cancel

Please double check the date and your availability before booking because cancelling your booking  will result in forfeit of payment. 

If you have booked and cannot attend, you may send a friend to take your place. Please advise us and we will transfer the booking into their name. Non attendance under any circumstances forfeits the fee paid and is non transferrable.


As classes require a minimum number of participants to go ahead, your cancellation may mean the class is unable to continue - causing other attendees to miss out and the tutor to be cancelled at the last minute.


If Atelier Crafers Cancels a class or workshop

All classes require a minimum number of bookings to enable them to go ahead. Minimum numbers may vary from class to class, however any class that does not meet the minimum requirement will be cancelled. Participants will be notified 48 hours before the start of the class or workshop and will be offered a transfer into the next available class or receive a credit towards another class.


Check costs at time of booking as they are subject to change without notice. Materials are not included unless stated. Classes will be cancelled on Catastrophic Fire Days and rescheduled.


Should you miss one or more sessions – full fee is still payable.
Atelier Crafers does not accept responsibility for changes in personal circumstances.


If due to a COVID 19 Lockdown and the workshop or class cannot be facilitated, it will be postponed to a later date. Unfortunately refunds cannot be given


Where can I park?

Atelier Crafers is on Cox Place, Crafers – directly behind the BP service station on Main Street.

Parking is available at the tennis courts on Sharrod Court at the rear of Atelier Crafers and on the kerb opposite Atelier Crafers. We ask that you do not park in the car parks designated as private or in other people’s driveways.

An accessible parking space is available at the front of Atelier Crafers for those who have a disabled parking permit.

Bus routes run up the freeway regularly to the Crafers park n ride and the Main Street of Crafers.

Where can I buy coffee and food?

We have a full café that will be available before, during and after your workshop.


Please contact us on 83396590 for any other questions