Pastel Nagomi Art

Pastel Nagomi Art was founded in Japan and is a form of healing & relaxation using art as a medium.

About this experience

Pastel Nagomi Art was founded in Japan and is a form of healing & relaxation using art as a medium. The art form involves the use of soft pastels and feeling the textures with your fingers. You will use blending techniques to create paintings that are calming, soft, pleasing & heart warming. This form of art can be done by anyone. You do not have to have an art background.


The techniques are simple, calming and produces beautiful results. The unique nature of pastels that is soft and translucent, brings in calm, releases pressure and inspires creativity.


 


In this workshop you will create 1 painting according to the instructions provided by the instructor. Once you have learnt the techniques you will create another one on your own based on the techniques learnt. The instructor will guide you all through.


 


During the workshop you will:


 


- Understand the origins of pastel nagomi art, its impact on your mind and feel the calming effects on your mind & body.


 


-Learn the basic techniques of pastels to create beautiful works of art. 


 


Friday May 13th


6pm-8pm


 


Note: All supplies will be provided. You will have the option to purchase kits if desired at an extra cost of $50 paid to the instructor.