Module 8.3

Colored Pencil Techniques

Experiment with fundamental colored pencil techniques and explore the unique characteristics of this amazing medium as you learn to draw in color.

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Tannis Trydal

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Individual Lessons


8.3.A1

Experiment with Pencil Techniques
By Tannis Trydal

8.3.A2

Shade a Smooth Sphere
By Tannis Trydal

8.3.A3

Shade a Soft Fuzzy Sphere
By Tannis Trydal

8.3.A4

Draw a Sphere with a Rough Texture
By Tannis Trydal

8.3.A5

Transform One Color into Five
By Tannis Trydal

8.3.A6

Create Rich Areas of Color in One Layer
By Tannis Trydal

8.3.A7

Use a Grid to Draw Two Objects
By Tannis Trydal

8.3.A8

Make a Color Swatch Tool
By Tannis Trydal

8.3.A9

Create an Original Abstract Artwork
By Tannis Trydal

8.3.A10

Draw a Vibrant Red Poppy
By Tannis Trydal

8.3.A13

Draw a Shiny Green Apple
By Tannis Trydal

FREE 8.3.R1

Welcome to the World of Colored Pencil!
By Tannis Trydal

8.3.R2

Introduction to Techniques
By Tannis Trydal

8.3.R3

The Process of Outlining Grids
By Tannis Trydal

8.3.R4

How to Read a Color Wheel
By Tannis Trydal