How To Use Oil Pastels. Oil pastels can be layered like soft pastels but only to a certain degree. Use white oil pastel paint the whole paper.
Todays video is all about using oil pastels. As far as paper or surfaces oil pastels work on a variety of papers. Oil pastel pencils are usually available in more intense colors and being more stable than other pastel mediums using a fixative is not necessary but rather optional.
Use white oil pastel paint the whole paper.
Create more dynamic artwork with your oil pastels using the Rule of 3s. Seal your image with an oil pastel fixative when youre done. The best way to start off your experimentation with oil pastels is to be wise and go for something easy to replicate. But it isnt required.