Create Depth using Colour Pencils This art tutorial covers how to draw a landscape using coloured pencils. It explains how to sketch out the initial drawing very lightly and colour the background in very light tones. I also show how to draw things very simply in the background to contrast with the detail of the […]

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In this art tutorial on drawing with coloured pencils I explain how to draw an apple. We start by organising our pencils tonally and in colour, because this makes the drawing easier. Once the outline is drawn, I explain how to start applying the colour to the apple starting with the light tones. It is […]

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In this art tutorial I’m going to show you how to use coloured (colored) pencils to draw a red pepper. I start by explaining how to outline the drawing before concentrating on the dark tones first. It really is amazing how cool tones will make dark areas of the drawing recede and warmer tones will […]

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Coloured Pencils – Basics This art tutorial covers the basics of how to draw with coloured pencils. I explain how to draw with coloured pencils from the very basic techniques of shading to bending. Blending colours together to create soft gradations of tone is an important step to learn. It is also useful to understand […]

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