August 2020 National Artist Workshop: 
Karen Margulis PSA IAPS-MC
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Lemont, PA 16851

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Lending Library

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DVD - A Studio Session with Richard McKinley2-disc set - not available
DVD – In The Cedar Grove At Point Lobos by Albert Handell
DVD – Early Spring by Albert Handell
DVD -  Painting with Pastel by Greg Biolchini 
DVD -  Plein Air with Pastel by Greg Biolchini 

DVD - The Secret to Pastel Painting in Plein Air by Michael Chesley Johnson
DVD - Top 10 Art Techniques - Composition Secrets by Vanessa Wieland


THE ART OF PASTEL PAINTING by Alan Flattman. Very good book ranging from beginner to advanced methods and techniques.
PURE COLOR (autographed by Robert Carsten). A compilation of the best of pastel paintings.
THE PASTEL BOOK by Bill Creevy (autographed by Bill Creevy). This book covers materials, techniques, strokes, values, etc.
THE POWER OF PASTEL by Christine Swann. This is a book about painting portraits..
THE LETTERS OF VINCENT VAN GOGH. Includes a memoir written by his sister-in-law.
THE ARTIST'S WAY by Julie Cameron. Discovering/Recovering your creativity.
PAINTING WITH PASTELS by Maggie Price. Techniques to master pastels.
100 KEYS TO GREAT PASTEL PAINTINGS by Miranda Fellows. List of things to do; a quick read!

HOW TO PAINT WITH PASTEL by S. G. Olmedo
HOW TO PAINT WITH PASTE by John Blockley
INTUITIVE COMPOSITION by Albert Handell
PASTEL PAINTING WORKSHOP by Albert Handell
ART INC. by Lisa Congdon
THE CHEESE MONKEYS by Chip Kidd
THE ART OF PASTEL, featuring William Schneider, Marla Baggetta