GWENDOLIN LEWIS

Gwendolin Lewis has been painting continuously for the last 17 years.

She is well known throughout art circles in Australia and internationally and has a unique talent for capturing the emotional essence of a subject.

 

That might be the atmospheric effect of weather or simply the time of day, but it is in this place that Gwendolin produces beautiful and evocative works. Gwendolin works in her private studio near Newcastle and also teaches classes and workshops.

More information about Gwendolin's upcoming workshops and demonstrations coming soon!

Where to find Gwendolin...

https://www.gwendolinpastel.net/

Maritime Painting...Big Ships

SD3PM

In this demonstration you will be shown how to paint big ships, coal tankers and tugboats in pastel and it is as exciting as it sounds.


Under painting techniques are the key so bring your sense of adventure and you will be shown on a full sheet of pastel paper, with big brushes and broad strokes of pastel how Gwendolin creates an expressive yet authentic Maritime painting.

*information subject to change*

Full foliage trees in a misty landscape

TW6

Student Experience Level: Some experience needed

In Spring Summer Autumn or Winter even in Australia, trees tell us a different story and with constantly changing weather and light they take on many guises.

In this Workshop you will be shown how to use pastels to paint in a non traditional way, washing in the pastel with Isocol spirit to create visual texture.

Using colour groups and shapes as an under painting then using Soft Pastels to define and bring out detail in the painting. This style of painting is creative and impressionistic and does not need accuracy.

Working from photo references supplied by the tutor the workshop will include step by step demonstration in the composition, colour and tonal values of this exciting painting subject.

*information subject to change*

Colourful Flowers in Pastel

XD3MM

In this exciting demonstration you will be shown how to paint flowers in a colorful and contemporary way using colour families in soft pastel and ink….Flowers in Season will be the reference.

Gwendolin will show  how to choose a composition and a colour family to work with in your painting. Soft Pastels have a brilliance and a beauty that is unique to this medium and very suited to Flower paintings .

Underpaintings  and drawing will be in coloured ink they are so important in a painting as they allow you to put your own style, voice and creative techniques to work.

*information subject to change*

Full foliage trees in a misty landscape

SD3AM

In Spring Summer Autumn or Winter even in Australia, trees tell us a different story and with constantly changing weather and light they take on many guises.

In this demonstration Gwendolin will use pastels to paint in a non traditional way, washing in the pastel with Isocol spirit to create visual texture.

Using colour groups and shapes as an under painting then using Soft Pastels to define and bring out detail in the painting. This style of painting is creative and impressionistic and does not need accuracy.

Working from her Ipad Gwendolin s demo will include composition, colour and tonal values!

*information subject to change*

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