Colored pencil artist Diane Edison brings us face-to-face with the men and women who mean the most to her. See her powerful and person portraits here.
Hyperrealistic art meets colored pencil in our October Artist of the Month profile, Jesse Lane. Learn more about him and his emotional portraits here.
Colored pencil can create luminous effects and subtle hue shifts. Arlene Steinberg shows how to achieve these with an Icaraus Art heated drawing board.
Artist Mark Menendez shares essential tips on how to draw the purrfect cat.
Tips from top colored pencil artists on the best tools, creating luminous drawings and utilizing unusual techniques to create vivid and compelling effects.
If you want to take your colored pencil art to the next level, there are a variety of tools and techniques you'll want to use to improve your work.
Learn how you can use colored pencil and pastel together for drawing realistic birds and butterflies.
Artist Janie Gildow offers a step-by-step demonstration of colored pencil techniques for drawing an owl on a black surface.
Colored pencil artist Gary Greene demonstrates how to render an orchid step by step, using underpainting with solvents and burnishing.
In a recent colored pencil class, I demonstrated a variety of brands. Each one of them gives a totally different look to your work. Here are examples of my personal favorites.
Scumbling (a colored pencil technique) offers control and very smooth, even application where you don’t see any strokes. Learn more in this free article!