Tuesdays 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Session 1: 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10

Session 2: 10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14


Course Description

Have fun with pastels by using different papers and washes to create bright and vibrant effects.The instructor will give demonstrations in still life and landscapes and discuss techniques to complete a unified painting

About the Instructor

Janice Hamilton has studied with many nationally know artist. She enjoys both oils and pastels.  She has a degree in education and has taught in the public schools, and in the continuing education programs.  She has been featured in numerous one-women shows. Her work has been included in the artists of Texas, Volume 1V, Fine Arts Catalog and she was featured as one of the “Master Pastel Artists of the World” in the 2003 June-July issue of the International Artists Magazine.  In 1994 one of her paintings was included in the Dallas Museum for the Art’s Beaus Art’s Auction.

Janice's oils have been included in the Oil Painters of America shows around the country and her pastel was included in the Pastel Society of America show in New York.

She has been asked to give programs and teach workshops for numerous art organizations.  Janice is past-president of the Pastel Society of the Southwest and the Associated Creative Artists of Dallas.  She is a signature member of ACA and Texas & Neighbors.  

Supply List

Foam core to attach paper

Masking tape

Paper towels

Pallet paper or piece of aluminum foil

CHEAP one inch brush


Hair drier if convenient

* Kitty Wallace Sanded Paper (approx. 16x20)

*Acrylic paints –Cad. Red Light, Cad. Yellow Medium, Ultramarine Blue

*For $10 the Instructor will supply the Kitty Wallis paper and acrylic to those of you who do not have these items

The instructor will supply still life set-ups

If you prefer to do a landscape please bring your own photos.