Soft pastel offers vibrant colour with an immediacy that allows you to get started with a few sticks of colour and some paper. But making the right choice ...Jun 1st 2021 by Lisa Takahashi
Throughout April, we asked three soft pastel artists to try Jackson’s Handmade Soft Pastels. Here, they share their thoughts on their texture, pigment density, and mark-making possibilities. Above ...Apr 30th 2021 by Evie Hatch
We were intrigued when reading Thomas Friedman’s review of Sennelier Oil Pastels on jacksonsart.com about his techniques using pastels, so we asked him if he’d like to explain ...Jun 6th 2019 by Tegen Hager-Suart
The colours of moorland landscapes certainly stick in one’s mind but capturing them can be difficult. Unison Associative Artist, Robert Dutton has developed an entire set of soft ...Feb 12th 2019 by Tegen Hager-Suart
Soft pastels are a great medium for portraying light. British artist Les Darlow is a master of landscapes in pastel. He takes us through his process of painting ...Jan 31st 2019 by Julie Caves
At Jackson’s we were really excited when Unison told us about their new dark soft pastels, very kindly associate artist Robert Dutton got in contact with us to ...Dec 21st 2018 by Tegen Hager-Suart
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