A box of assorted Pastel Pencils or a box of Soft Pastel Sticks
(recommended Soft Pastel Sticks brands: Sennelier, Windsor & Newton, Schmincke, or Rembrandt)
(recommended Pastel Pencils brands: Carbothello from Stabilo, or Conté)
Pastel Colored Paper Sketchpad (Canson mi-teintes, Strathmore Pastel paper, etc)
ATTENTION: if you use Nu-Pastels, Conté, or Carbothello pastel pencils, you need white or light colored pastel paper!
Blending Stumps or Blending Tortillons
Cotton rags or soft tissue paper
Several sheets of copy machine paper
NOTE: Bring several photos and documents of subject matters (realistic, abstract, designs, etc.) you would like to explore during this workshop such as personal photos, magazine photos, post cards, etc.