Introduction to Chalk Pastel
Explore the mark making possibilities of chalk pastel. Learn techniques and tricks to utilize this vibrant and dynamic drawing tool and create several of your own artworks. Two-part program concluding on March 8th. 
 
Material List:
-Drawing, pastel or watercolor paper
-Soft Chalk pastel (brand suggestion: Sargent)
-Blending stick, facial tissue or q-tip
-Aerosol Hairspray or spray fixative 
-pencil
-rubber eraser
 
Jena Schieb has provided art and STEAM education for students at every age and level in schools and community and cultural organizations for over 15 years. She is owner of the virtual arts education business Art @ Home with Miss Jena, is the Education Manager at Artsmiths of Pittsburgh and Senior Educator at Carnegie Museum of Art. She was previously Director of Studio Art at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts and Studio Manager for Studio Make PGH. She is working artist, business owner and teaching artist with a Master's Degree in Education. 
 
Registration required. Register for both sessions below. 
 
These programs will be conducted via the free video conferencing software Zoom and a Library staff member will be supervising the session. The Librarian coordinating the event will email each registrant a Zoom meeting invitation before the start of the program. Zoom is available as a free desktop (for Windows, MacOS, and Linux Operating systems) and mobile application for Android and Apple iOS devices. Once Zoom is installed, you will be able to join the virtual Library program.  

Registration is required. By registering for this event you have agreed to comply with the library's patron behavior policy. All non-compliant participants will be immediately and permanently blocked from further participation.  Because the Librarian facilitating the event will not be able to provide live technical support during the virtual program, it is strongly encouraged you familiarize yourself with Zoom in advance of the program. You can also contact the Library’s Virtual Reference Service for assistance learning Zoom. You can also join a test meeting to familiarize yourself with Zoom. For more in-depth instructions please visit the Zoom support page on joining a meeting. 

Date:
Tuesday Mar 1, 2022
Time:
1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM
Contact:
Laurena Schultz, Public Services Librarian    412-531-1912    mtleblibrarian@einetwork.net
Location:
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