Colored Pencil Basics for Beginners - Sulet Hofmeyr

Colored Pencil Basics for Beginners

By Sulet Hofmeyr

  • Release Date: 2015-02-24
  • Genre: Art & Architecture

Description

Most beginners struggle with the use of colors and colored pencil techniques. They grow frustrated and want to give up, believing they don't have enough talent.
Take a step back and realize that art is a skill and skills can be learned. Start with the basics and build your skills on a solid basis.
Colored pencils are a very versatile and popular art medium. Photo realistic artworks can be created using colored pencils. The quality of artist colored pencils has improved to such an extent that colored pencil artworks are much more durable now.
Colored Pencil Basics for Beginners teaches you all the important basics you need to know to create realistic colored pencil drawings. This book contains 104 illustrations and 22 step-by-step illustrated exercises to teach you basic color theory and all the basic colored pencil techniques you need to create realistic colored pencil drawings.
Draw perfect proportions and realistic perspective. Learn color terminology and techniques. Mix and combine different colors for vibrancy, depth, shadows and highlights. Shade in color for depth, volume and texture. Compose pleasing scenes for your artworks.