Drawing with Colored Pencils: Basic Blending Tips & Techniques Premium class

Emmy Kalia, Pencil Artist

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7 Videos (27m)
    • Introduction

    • Materials

    • Blending Tips&Techniques

    • Mixing Colors (Color wheel)

    • Drawing a Sphere

    • Drawing a Realistic Apple

    • Your Turn


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.

39 of 39 students recommendSee All

I really enjoyed this class, great tips from teacher. Easy to follow instructions. Great tips for practice. thank you! :)
It's a great introduction to colored pencils. I like that it has nice demos and tips. And that she recommends artist quality pencils.
Clear, professional, detailed explanations. Great video quality and audio. Good for short attention span. This artist is very talented. Watch her videos or go to her Facebook to see her beautiful works.





Emmy Kalia

Pencil Artist

A pencil artist from Holland, drawing since august 2014.

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!