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        10-02-2012, 02:33 AM
    Help with Soft Pastels

    So I bought a set of soft pastels today and Im attempting to use them. I am working on proper pastel paper and when I get a couple of layers of pastel on it I can still see little white grooves of the paper coming through. Do I have to press harder? Do more layers?... Any technique help would also be helpful!

    "cough" "cough" Kayty (or anyone really) you got any beginners advice?

    Any help will be great :)
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        10-02-2012, 03:14 AM
    PM Kayty. She's on Aussie time, too.
    Can't wait to see what you'll come up with. I , personally, have NO experience with them, so no advice from me.


    I have a few new sketches up, though)
        10-02-2012, 03:53 AM
    Yeah I just might thanks Tinyliny!

    Your new sketches are AMAZING!!
        10-03-2012, 01:25 AM
    Responded to your PM and your other thread ;)

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