Coloured Pencils are not just for children anymore, they aren’t even just for adults who casually doodle or colour in anymore. Coloured Pencils have become a professional artists tool thanks to a few manufacturers who now produce lightfast, highly pigmented gorgeous coloured pencils. Other companies are now making papers and other supports specifically for the coloured pencil artist, and the artwork that is being created today is phenomenal! To view some amazing coloured pencil artists, please visit the Austrailan Society of Coloured Pencil Artists, the Coloured Pencil Society of America, and the UK Coloured Pencil Society.
If you are now inspired to learn more, please visit the blog posts below. I hope you find them helpful…
During my time on the Coloured Pencil groups I have heard so many people complain about the branding and name of the pencils being stamped in golds and silvers… extremely hard to read in some lights, very small and when you are trying to find a colour in the wee...read more
Tutorial: Cherry Blossom Instructor: Cynthia Knox Instruction Type: Book Tutorial Courseware: CP Florals http://annkullberg.com/collections/books-more/products/cp-florals Medium: Prismacolor Premier Surface: I chose to try PastelMat Size: 11x15cm Hours: Approximately...read more
Tutorial: Light My Way Instructor: Patsy Deal Instruction Type: Step by Step Video Courseware: Colored Pencil Club 3 https://coloredpencilsclub.com/ Medium: Prismacolor Premier Surface: Stonehenge Cream Size: 17x22cm Hours: Approximately 50 hours Level: Beginner to...read more
Incomplete Cherry Blossom Tutorial from Cynthia Knox CP Florals As a beginner artist you may run into more issues than you bargained for. You may even find that the ones you think will be hardest end up the easiest, such as saving for your artist grade pencils....read more
Yesterday at work I took a personality test online just to see what it would show, and I must admit it was pretty accurate. One of the main things I learned was that I have chosen one of my top Employment Types (IT Specialist) which is why I love my job. I found it...read more
Make your own Colour Cards with the free excel spreadsheet templates below: Caran D’Ache Luminance Caran D’Ache Pablo Faber Castell Polychromos Prismacolor Premier Prismacolor Verithin Tombow Irojiten Lyra Rembrandt Polycolor Derwent Colorsoft...read more