Learn to Use Coloured Pencils

Learn to draw with coloured pencils…

You may be familiar with coloured pencils from your school days - but coloured pencils are for adults and for serious art too!

Today, I’m going to be taking a look at how to move beyond kiddy ‘coloured pencil crayons’ and use coloured pencils as a serious artistic tool…

Coloured pencil drawings

Coloured pencil drawings

I’ll be looking at what sort of coloured pencils you should choose, plus ways of blending, layering and burnishing colours and the effects you can achieve…

I’ll also be getting my shimmer on as I experiment with beautiful metallic coloured pencils, too…

Try metallic coloured pencils on a dark paper

Try metallic coloured pencils on a dark paper