Drawing with Colored Pencils: Basic Blending Tips & Techniques

Emmy Kalia, Pencil Artist

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7 Videos (27m)
    • Intro

      1:12
    • Materials

      2:23
    • Blending Tips&Techniques

      5:46
    • Mixing Colors (Color wheel)

      2:36
    • Drawing a Sphere

      5:20
    • Drawing a Realistic Apple

      8:47
    • Your Turn

      1:09

About This Class

This class is perfect for beginners and anyone who would like to learn more about colored pencils.

In this class you will learn everything about drawing with colored pencils and how to achieve a realistic look. I will share blending tips and basic techniques, I will show you how colors mix together.

I will show you how to look at light and shadows in an object and you will learn how to look at details in a reference photo to make your drawing realistic.

At the end of this class you will have a better understanding of shading and blending with colored pencils. 

Share your work in progress and final drawings in the project gallery for feedback.

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Nicely Explained videos , worth the time. :)
Simple, helpful... and relaxing ;) Thanks Emmy
AWESOME class for colored pencil techniques! Emmy is clear and concise in her methods and she gives great advice for those of us that have struggled to make the pencil more workable. I hope there will be more pencil classes very soon, this one is a keeper.
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Emmy Kalia

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Creating is my passion and I'm happy to share it with you!

I believe when it comes to drawing, it's not all about talent, it's about having the motivation to become better. I have learned so much through practice alone. If I can do it, you can do it!

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