Pastel Impressionism


Karen Dooney


Pastel painting
by Karen Dooney

Gain basic skills in two-dimensional artwork with pastels, a flexible opaque medium that allows layering and building of color, much like oil paint.  Class will focus on composition, negative shapes, and other fundamentals for beginners using colored photographs and still lives.  All levels are welcome.

Jersey born and raised, Karen Dooney has had a lifelong relationship with art. She studied art at an early age with prominent artist Geza DeVegh at the Old Mill in Tinton Falls, going on to receive a BA in Art Education for grades K through 12. Following college, she served as an illustrator for 32 years.

Lessons: 4
Location: Guild Studio
Cost: $100 Guild members / $130 non-members*
*Students under 18 pay the member’s rate
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 Tuesdays
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