Painting Animals with Soft Pastels


  • Tuesday, February 4 and Friday, February 7 - 1-3 pm both days

Students of all skill levels are invited to this 2-day class to expand their knowledge of line, shape, shadow, and structure as they explore the use of color through the magic of soft pastels! Learn how to create a composition and bring it to life through color and value. Explore contrast, highlight and determine how to find a focal point in your work. This class will engage participants in realistic animal rendering and working from photographs. Please bring a printed copy of the animal you are recreating. 

Cost is $30. Register by Wednesday, January 29.
Cancellation policy applies.

Upcoming Classes:
Painting Bees and Insects in Acrylic on Friday, February 21

In partnership with Artistry, Creekside offers art classes led by skilled professionals with subject matter expertise and a commitment to each student’s development. No previous art experience required, all materials provided.


Room 107
Creekside Community Center
9801 Penn Avenue South
Bloomington, MN 55431
Phone: 952-563-4944, TTY 952-563-8740