Basic Colored Pencil Techniques
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Basic Colored Pencil Techniques

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Easy-to-follow demonstrations show you how to use colored pencils to paint trees, flowers, animals, people and other popular subjects.


The colored pencil is an easy-to-use, inexpensive and incredibly expressive medium. And nobody is more skilled with the pencil than Bet Borgeson.


Using many visual examples to illustrate her points, Bet will teach you how to use layering, b

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Paperback, 128 pages
Published March 15th 1997 by North Light Books
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That70sheidi
An interesting and informative look at how to reduce the layers in your art without losing the depth and illustrative quality of the piece.
MJ
Natalie suggested this for rank beginners and I’m off now to eBay to see if I can get my own copy!
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I thought this was an enjoyable exploration of how to work with colors in the pencil medium.
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