OilPastelTechniques.com serves artists wanting to learn various techniques and styles in the use of oil pastels.
Oil Pastel Techniques can include both wet and dry techniques, and incorporate various styles which produce a variety of artwork. Oil pastels are a unique medium in that they actually blur the line between drawing and painting. On the one hand, artists draw with oil pastels since they are held in hand just like pencils or soft pastels, however with the combination of oil and pigment in the medium, they are also largely considered painting. This website chooses to view oil pastels as paintings, unless otherwise noted for some reason.
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Eric is an oil pastels artist living in Portland, Oregon. Eric has been involved in art all his life, and in 2009 he took up oil pastels as his primary medium of choice.
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