How to Draw an Old Bridge in Pastel
Skill Level: 2 Intermediate, 3 Advanced
Medium: Pastel Drawing
Tutor: Dennis Clark
Class Length: 1 Hour 50 Minutes
Most artists are drawn to these types of bridges. They are more serene compared to the modern steel structures that don’t blend naturally into the scenery. These arched types make for beautiful paintings. You are going to paint this old masonry bridge in soft pastels.
In this lesson you will learn:
1. How to use the darks again the lighter areas
2. How to add the very delicate leaves
3. How to simplify the masonry on the bridge
4. How to simplify and change the distracting water surface.
Ai Ke (verified owner) –
This one is gorgeous – the drawing has a really nice feel to it. I love the use of pastel & forthis topic I felt it was the perfect medium.