Thursdays, January 7, 14, 21, 28 and February 4
Online via Zoom 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm Central

Join alumni and friends as we create one-of-a-kind artwork using oil pastels. Learn how to play with color, blending, and design, along with tips and tools to begin or continue your journey with oil pastels. 


Option #1:
Entire series of classes, includes 5, 75 minute sessions, complete art supply kit (14 oil pastels, 7 pieces of art paper, white paint pen, Ebony pencil, and masking tape inside a pencil case) necessary to complete the projects mailed to you for $25

Option #2:
Entire series of classes, includes 5, 75 minute sessions, use your own art supplies. Enjoy the series for $10.

Supply list:
25 piece pentel oil pastel set
Prismacolor Ebony Graphite Drawing Pencil 2-count
Roll of Masking Tape or Painter’s tape
White Paint Pen
8 pieces of 5.5 x 8.5- 6 x 9in mixed media medium tooth paper 98-100# (or larger that can be cut)

4 pieces of white 110# cardstock (could just continue use mixed media)
Gel pens

For students who participated in the pastels class in the fall, there are a couple of additional supplies. We will be using a white paint pen, a pink oil pastel, and a variety of paper including heavy white cardstock and some multi-purpose art paper with more tooth, you can use whatever you have on hand.

As always, all classes would be recorded so you can refer back to them. 

Please note:  you can join this class after the first session, however the cost remains the same.



Instructor: Lisa Douglas

Douglas has been a valued member of the Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts faculty since 2017. She has taught visual arts for Creative Aging programs in Winona and Rushford, MN, general music with Preschool-6th grade students of Riverway Learning Community, private piano lessons and visual arts including stained glass inspired art, weaving, drawing, oil pastel programs.

If you have questions, please contact the alumni office at