Videos

Colour in Your Life Episode

Lyn’s very popular Colour in Your Life episode. Lyn discusses many aspects of her painting and demonstrates by painting a pastel rose. Including how to do believable dew drops.

Pastels – Frequently Asked Questions

Debunking pastel myths, thoughts on frame choices and more…

Pastels – My “Tools of the Trade”

Showing and discussing pastels and papers I use, and why I choose them… (And no, this is not a paid advertisement) Apologies for the misleading title in the video. I’m trying to get it corrected.

George – Pastel Portrait Demonstration (with time lapse)

George is a great subject to paint. This demonstration includes key points in portraiture, with timelapse interspersed to speed up the narrative

Pastel Seascape Demonstration – Condensed Version

Lyn introduces her subject in full, discussing the compositional changes she makes from her reference material. Then watch the 46 minutes of painting condensed by timelapse.

Pastel Seascape Demonstration – Full Version

Watch Lyn produce the seascape in full – with Lyn explaining her techniques and compositional decisions as she paints.

“The Best Advice I’ve Been Given”

As part of her Guest blog entry on Gail Sibley’s great site How to Pastel, Here’s Lyn discussing the best advice she has received on pastelling. The full blog entry is here:Lyn Diefenbach Guest Blog Entry

My en Plein Air Setup 1) Pastel 2) Pen and Wash

First created for the group I’m taking to Greece in May 2018. But available for all…