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How Prepare A Pastel Surface Using Acrylic Ground
In this guide from GOLDEN, Patti Brady prepares a surface for drawing with pastels using Acrylic Ground For Pastels, and a little color.
Patty from GOLDEN draws on her newly created pastel board with a coloured pencil.

In this guide from GOLDEN, Patti Brady prepares a surface for drawing with pastels using Acrylic Ground For Pastels, and a little color. She combines the acrylic ground with a touch of GOLDEN Fluid Acrylic to tint the surface preparation.

This simple mixed media project is just one of the many ways these products can be used. As you try the project along with Patty, remember to stay loose, focus on playing with the materials rather than getting a perfectly finished artwork, and you learn much more about each material.