Seward High School Art

October 10, 2010

Oil Pastels

by e10391

Seward High Art Students have spent the last couple of weeks working with oil pastels.  Each student completed two projects.  They began with a small colored photo reference, which they redrew in a larger scale using the grid enlargement technique.  Students traced this drawing onto thicker paper, and used oil pastels to add color.  They used a combination of techniques, from blending with their fingers and mineral spirits, to sgraffito, which is scratching to reveal under layers.  Here are some of the results:

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One Response to “Oil Pastels”

  1.   Martha Says:

    Looks great! Lots of talented students!

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