Classes & Workshops

Beginning Pastels

  • Class starts on: Friday, August 19, 2022
  • Duration: 6 Weeks
  • Fridays | 09:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Main Campus
  • Fee: $300


In this beginning class, students will learn how to use the first artistic medium in the history of man while discovering their hidden ability to create beautiful works of art with confidence. Photo reference will be provided for the first class. Skill level: Beginner

Required Supplies

SUPPLY LIST FOR GLEN WARD, BEGINNING PASTELS Supplies can be purchased at ArtSystems, Sam Flax, Michaels, Hobby Lobby And more. • Pastel Paper • Soft Pastels • Drawing board • Isopropyl alcohol • Soft cleaning cloth • Masking tape • Assorted watercolor brushes • Eraser


Glen Ward

Glen Ward began his formal career as an artist in 1974 studying acrylics, pastels and watercolors at the Orlando Museum of Art and beneath Wally Clewitt at the Maitland Art Center in Maitland, FL. Glen has been an instructor at the Maitland Art Center since 2000, and over the decades has flexed his cross-disciplinary skills in soft and oil pastels, acrylics, oils, watercolors and multimedia works. Glen has authored three books: Come On In, The Water’s Fine (watercolors), The Wonderful World of Pastel, and The Secrets of Perfect Portraits.

Glen Ward
Instructor Bio
Beginning Pastels