The Ultimate Guide To Colored Pencil: Over 40 Step By Step Demonstrations For Both Traditional And Watercolor Pencils

The Ultimate Guide To Colored Pencil: Over 40 Step By Step Demonstrations For Both Traditional And Watercolor Pencils Review

With this easy-to-use handbook, best-selling author Gary Greene provides you with instant access to his best tips, tricks and techniques for creating exceptionally realistic colored pencil artwork. Whether you're new to colored pencils or perfecting advanced techniques, you'll find the answers you need here in dozens of complete step-by-step demonstrations, including: Simple techniques for achieving amazingly realistic compositions, including layering, burnishing and underpaintingProven methods for working successfully with water-soluble colored pencilsA full range of inspiring subject matter, from flowers and animals to landscapes and still-life compositionsTips for solving common problems, fixing mistakes and taking sharp, clear reference photosExpert guidance in choosing the right materials and colors, including complete color charts from all the major manufacturers

It's all here in the "The Ultimate Guide to Colored Pencil"--the solutions and secrets you need for your own colored pencil success

Title:The Ultimate Guide To Colored Pencil: Over 40 Step By Step Demonstrations For Both Traditional And Watercolor Pencils
Edition Language:English

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  • Leah Markum

    Most books that include step-by-step tutorials are infuriating. They skip steps, the style is too wispy to follow, the content is uninteresting (most commonly an obsession with naked bodies). Not this...

  • Terri Zelinka

    Everything I've wanted to learn is in this book!i have read the entire book and cant wait to get started. i have most if the supplies needed or close enough to do each demo lesson. The instructions ma...

  • Tonya Hardin

    Great information but I wanted more on watercolor colored pencils. Very helpful for beginners....

  • Tandava Brahmachari

    The author's style is so extremely realistic that, at the size his paintings were reproduced in the book, I often couldn't tell them from photographs, which made them feel rather pointless. (Especiall...

  • F.P.

    Very comprehensive book. I learned things I'd never heard of, especially about how to fix certain mistakes and about specifically why you should keep colored pencils very sharp. I've used colored penc...

  • Rebecca

    This might be a good book for someone who wants to learn by the book. Its very clear and thorough, although everything in the book I had already figured out by experimenting, so I'm not sure how to re...

  • Fiona Cano-lopez

    An excellent book for anyone wanting to learn the different techniques used in coloured pencil painting. Easy to read, useful information on all the leading pencil brands and the cd at the back was ve...

  • Jamie

    A very thorough and interesting grouping of exercises/demos using colored pencils and watercolor pencils, the latter being the reason for my interest. I tried one of the demos and liked it, but was no...

  • Teresa Klenk

    Not overly impressedCould not enlarge illustrations so that the written color placement could be read. While the suggestions for color to be used for each drawing was great, it would have been nice to...

  • Marilyn

    Amazing pictures and easy to understand information about all aspects of using colored pencils. I have not viewed the video but I'm sure it's fabulous. I may even have to buy this book!...