Category Archives: Pastel Painting

Demonstration: Malibu Lagoon

Techniques in Response to Landscape M’s Denise LaRue Mahlke does a pastel painting demonstration for Winter 2011, Vol.1, Issue 4, pp. 69-73 of Plein Air Magazine. Step 1: Working on a sheet of UART 500-grit paper mounted to Gatorboard, Denise sketches in … Continue reading

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A Southeasterly View

By Bridget Manzella “A Southeasterly View,” by Denise LaRue Mahlke, reminds us of those days of summer that are perfect. A cloud formation dominates the pastoral scene, billowing upwards to the heavens, while shades of pink delicately fade into lilac. … Continue reading

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