8 Pastel Painting Facts

1. Pastels are made from the safe base as all other fine art paints, including oils and acrylics. The difference is the binder. Pastels use very little binder so it is almost like apply direct pigment to canvas. 2. Pastels are not chalk! Chalk is made from limestone. Pastels are totally different. Pastels are one … Read more 8 Pastel Painting Facts

His Most Famous Painting (The Curtain, Jug and Compotier) – Paul Cezanne

“Rideau, Cruchon et Compotier (The Curtain, Jug and Compotier)” is one of the most beautiful creations by French artist Paul Cezanne. A classic example of the ‘Still Life’ painting, this one was created during 1893-94. It’s been claimed that this painting was instrumental in revolutionizing art and carved the way for a new ‘Still Life … Read more His Most Famous Painting (The Curtain, Jug and Compotier) – Paul Cezanne