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10 Videos (1h 7m)
    • Introduction

      0:52
    • Your Project

      1:16
    • Tools

      0:45
    • Testing Our Materials

      8:56
    • The Scribble Shading Technique

      2:59
    • Identifying Areas of Tone

      6:14
    • Using Shading To Create Form

      14:54
    • Sketching and Shading an Object

      22:05
    • Using an Eraser and a Blending Stick

      6:02
    • Summary

      2:44
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About This Class

In this class you will learn all about shading!

Learning effective shading is important to create a sense of '3D' depth and form in your subject matter.

Starting with the basics of tone and how to see different areas of light and dark, I will take you through exercises to practice using your pencil to gradually build up subtle layers of tone as a way of creating realistic looking objects.

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Very great class, and I learned valuable techniques!! Thank you, I really enjoyed!

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Emily Armstrong

The Pencil Room

Im an artist, teacher, surfer, reader, eternal student, reluctant cat lover.

Art and teaching are in my blood - my father and my father's father both taught and enjoyed expressing themselves creatively. After finishing a Masters of Art & Design in 2010 I returned to the simple joy of putting pencil to paper and just drawing. Since then drawing has become my passion as both an expressive art form and an enjoyable and mindful practice.

In 2017 I started The Pencil Room, a...

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