In these How to Draw and Paint Series titles, experienced artists teach readers how to re-create an array of beautiful paintings of a particular subject in pastel, from start to finish. In each book, the author explains a number of pastel painting techniques and special effects. Helpful demonstrations and clear, step-by-step instruction teach readers how to develop a painting and use the medium to its fullest. Ken Goldman invites you into his artistic world and shows you how to re-create a variety of beautiful portraits in pastel. In this book, he explains his own pastel techniques and how to create special effects, as well as his methods of developing a finished work of art. Moreover, you'll find a wealth of beautiful and interesting portraits of a variety of people to both copy and admire. This book will be a welcome addition to any artist's library!