Colored Pencil Painting Bible

Techniques for Achieving Luminous Color and Ultrarealistic Effects

Author: Alyona Nickelsen

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0823085570

Category: Art

Page: 192

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Learn to paint with groundbreaking new techniques for a favorite medium! • Dazzling colors, incredible realism—with simple step-by-step demonstrations • Easy-to-follow instructions from a top colored-pencil artist • Master the wide range of colored pencil effects possible, including blending, layering, translucent effects, and more Radiant color…painterly finishes…astonishing realism…with colored pencils! Achieve rich, luminous color and eye-popping ultra-realistic effects. Artists of every level will be inspired by the amazing new techniques created by Alyona Nickelsen, presented in Colored Pencil Painting Bible for the very first time. Nickelsen’s innovations will delight readers and detailed you-can-do-it processes bring her striking results within reach for every artist. Take colored pencils beyond the ordinary with Colored Pencil Painting Bible! From the Trade Paperback edition.

Colored Pencil Painting Bible

Techniques for Achieving Luminous Color and Ultrarealistic Effects

Author: Alyona Nickelsen

Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications

ISBN: 0823099202

Category: Art

Page: 180

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Materialen en technieken, met vele voorbeelden van het beeldend werken met kleurpotloden.

Colored Pencil Painting Bible

Techniques for Achieving Luminous Color and Ultrarealistic Effects

Author: Alyona Nickelsen

Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications

ISBN: 0823099202

Category: Art

Page: 180

View: 8382

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Materialen en technieken, met vele voorbeelden van het beeldend werken met kleurpotloden.

The Colored Pencil Artist's Handbook

An Essential Reference for Drawing and Sketching with Colored Pencils

Author: Jane Strother

Publisher: Chartwell Books

ISBN: 0785833838

Category: Art

Page: 192

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The Colored Pencil Artist's Handbook is a step-by-step guide through a range of blending, mark-making, and mixed media techniques. Whether you're looking to improve your drawing skills or be introduced to a range of new effects. All the tools, materials, and techniques you need to capture a range of subjects are explained. Tutorials on subjects ranging from still-life studies to holiday sketching and portraiture.

Colored Pencil Painting Portraits

Master a Revolutionary Method for Rendering Depth and Imitating Life

Author: Alyona Nickelsen

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0385346271

Category: Colored pencil drawing

Page: 192

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Join the colored pencil painting revolution with acclaimed artist Alyona Nickelsen, who reveals how to use the medium to push the limits of realistic portraiture. In this truly comprehensive guide, Nickelsen presents new layering tools and techniques that allow colored pencil artists to achieve luminously lifelike portraits. Along with guidance on planning and composing a portrait, choosing materials, capturing gesture and expression, and rendering specific facial and body features of a wide range of subjects, this book is also packed with step-by-step demonstrations that demystify Nickelsen’s incredible process in a way that any artist can achieve.

Colored Pencil Step by Step

Explore a range of styles and techniques for creating your own works of art in colored pencils

Author: Pat Averill,Sylvester Hickmon,Debra Kaufman Yaun

Publisher: Walter Foster

ISBN: 1610598415

Category: Art

Page: 64

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Colored Pencil Step by Step, from the acclaimed Walter Foster Artist’s Library Series, is filled with information that will help artists of all levels learn all about drawing with colored pencil. This colorful, comprehensive guidebook explores drawing and layering colors, plus a range of styles and techniques for creating your own works of art in colored pencil. Three renowned colored pencil artists guide you step by step through 11 vibrant lessons, demonstrating a variety of special techniques and tricks along the way. Whether you’re a novice or an accomplished artist who has never experimented with a colored pencil, this book will provide the instruction and inspiration you need to master this versatile medium.

Masterful Color

Vibrant Colored Pencil Paintings Layer by Layer

Author: Arlene Steinberg

Publisher: North Light Books

ISBN: 9781440310294

Category: Art

Page: 144

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Masterful Color will redefine the way you think about colored pencils. By employing classic techniques such as tonal under painting, chiaroscuro and color layering, you will achieve a depth and intensity of color that rivals the celebrated paintings of the Old Masters. 15 step-by-step demonstrations teach a classic approach to color, value and composition features a gorgeous range of subject matter, from luscious fruits and flowers to shimmering porcelain, crystal, silver, glass and more all the lessons come together in a grand, start-to-finish painting demonstration, from initial concept to final touches

Colored Pencil Solution Book

Author: Janie Gildow,Barbara Benedetti Newton

Publisher: Northlight

ISBN: 9781581800265

Category: Art

Page: 126

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Artists and teachers Bildow and Newton provide about 20 step-by-step demonstrations that reveal the secrets of working with colored pencil. They answer the most commonly-asked questions about the medium, from basic techniques and proper tool selection to creating realistic colors, light, and textur

101 Textures in Colored Pencil

Practical step-by-step drawing techniques for rendering a variety of surfaces & textures

Author: Denise J. Howard

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN: 1633226549

Category: Art

Page: 128

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Get a feel for your art--literally! 101 Textures in Colored Pencil teaches you every technique you’ll need to give your colored-pencil drawings realistic, palpable texture. There has never been a better time to master textures! Knowing how to make your surfaces and textures look real is one of the most challenging aspects of creating art in colored pencil, even for experienced artists. 101 Textures in Colored Pencil provides artists with step-by-step instructions for drawing a wide variety of the most common textures and surfaces, including sand, water, metals, foliage, wood, fabrics, stone, grass, hair, and many more. Each page is a comprehensive resource on how to create a specific texture, complete with two to three easy-to-follow steps and a final, detailed image of the finished artwork. Plus, the book is organized into sections based on subject matter, making finding what exactly you need a breeze. Don’t put your artistic endeavors on hold!

Paint Radiant Realism in Watercolor, Ink & Colored Pencil

Author: Sueellen Ross

Publisher: North Light Books

ISBN: 9781581804850

Category: Art

Page: 128

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In this new handbook, artists will discover an exciting new way of painting--a multi-medium approach that combines the vivid moods of watercolor, the punch and contrast of ink, and the intriguing textures of colored pencil.

Creating Textures in Colored Pencil

Author: Gary Greene

Publisher: North Light Books

ISBN: 9781440308505

Category: Art

Page: 128

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Why limit yourself to colored pencil drawings? With the simple techniques illustrated inside, you can create colored pencil paintings rich with lifelike textures. It's easy! Just follow these step-by-step demonstrations to achieve the subtle contours of a rose, a rough orange rind, weathered wood, shiny metal, a child's soft skin, and more than 50 other textures that will add exciting new dimensions to your work!

The Ultimate Guide To Colored Pencil

Over 40 step-by-step demonstrations for both traditional and watercolor pencils

Author: Gary Greene

Publisher: North Light Books

ISBN: 9781600613913

Category: Art

Page: 304

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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 underpainting Proven methods for working successfully with water-soluble colored pencils A full range of inspiring subject matter, from flowers and animals to landscapes and still-life compositions Tips for solving common problems, fixing mistakes and taking sharp, clear reference photos Expert 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!

Encyclopedia of Colored Pencil Techniques

A Comprehensive Step-by-step Directory of Key Techniques, with an Inspirational Galley Showing How

Author: Judy Martin

Publisher: Running Press

ISBN: 9780762401178

Category: Art

Page: 192

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Explains the basic characteristics and color ranges of the main kinds of colored pencils: hard, soft, and pastel varieties. Offers step-by-step, visual demonstrations of each key technique-from blending, blocking in, and burnishing to graffito, stippling, and impressing-with more than 150 full-color illustrations. Includes an inspiring gallery of finished examples that show how professional artist make imaginative, dynamic use of techniques to interpret a wide range of subjects.

Painting Light With Colored Pencil

Author: Cecile Baird

Publisher: North Light Books

ISBN: 9781600611674

Category: Art

Page: 128

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Give your colored pencil paintings that extra glow! Capture the qualities and textures of light! Create the light-filled quality of oil painting with the ease of colored pencils—one of the safest, most convenient and easy-to-use mediums available to artists today. Whether you're a beginner or a more experienced artist, your colored pencil paintings will take on new life with the guidance of author Cecile Baird. Using her simple burnishing technique, Baird will show you how to transform an ordinary colored pencil painting into a light-filled masterpiece. Capturing light is one of painting's most common quests—no matter what your medium of choice is. Cecile Baird, a signature member of the Colored Pencil Society of America, provides 20 easy step-by-step demonstrations that show you how to create beautiful luminescent paintings with colored pencil on a wide variety of subjects, such as fruit, flowers, water, light, and glass. Put your skills to work in two extended demonstrations that lead you through the painting process from start to finish to create your own refined, detailed paintings. Start creating your own realistic, light-filled paintings using colored pencils today!

The New Colored Pencil

Create Luminous Works with Innovative Materials and Techniques

Author: Kristy Ann Kutch

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0770436935

Category: ART

Page: 176

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"Learn to draw and paint using colored pencils in The New Colored Pencil: a how-to guide for creating vibrant, textured, and easy art illustrations by best-selling author and teacher Kristy Kutch Popular colored pencil artist and teacher Kristy Kutch guides readers through the myriad new developments in colored pencil materials, techniques, and practices, focusing on traditional, wax, and watersoluble colored pencils. With lessons in color theory, combining color media, creating and enhancing textures, and experimenting with new surfaces, the guide culminates in a number of demonstrations to round out this book as a complete resource. Vibrant illustrations by an array of contemporary colored pencil artists expose the vast, radiant possibilities of this medium today"--

First Steps Drawing in Pen & Ink

Author: Claudia Nice

Publisher: North Light Books

ISBN: 9780891347170

Category: Art

Page: 128

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Got a yearning to pick up a pen and see what you can do? Go for it! But don't sketch alone—let popular artist and teacher Claudia Nice be your guide. She'll make your first steps fun and successful! In her trademark style—friendly and encouraging—Claudia will show you how to do a sketch of a subject that actually ends up looking like the subject. And she shares her secrets for turning simple lines and dots into all kinds of lifelike textures, including leaves, glass, hair, fruit, water, clouds, wood grain, grass, fur and feathers. Easy (and fun!) exercises get you started. Step-by-step projects teach techniques as you draw trees, flowers, barns, animals and other subjects—even people! And demonstrations show you how to put all that you've learned together to create a finished picture. So go ahead—grab that pen and have fun! Just follow along with Claudia to get the hang of it, and before you know it you'll be making your own, original pen-and-ink drawings!

Colored Pencil Portraits

Author: Ann Kullberg

Publisher: North Light Books

ISBN: 9781581806397

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 1182

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Portraits not only capture a likeness, but offer for generations to come a glimpse into the subject's life. Sounds like quite a challenge. But with Ann Kullberg's help, it's not as difficult as you might think to create lifelike colored pencil portraits. Using her own beautiful portraiture for instruction and inspiration, Kullberg walks you through the process step by step—from basic information about materials and techniques to two demonstrations that show how complete portraits come together from beginning to end. You'll learn how to: choose the right tools and master basic techniques compose a portrait—examples show right and wrong ways to do it use light to create mood in your portraits create a range of rich, believable skin tones paint the face—step-by-steps of eyes, mouth, nose and ears make it easy paint realistic-looking clothing—step-by-step demos show you how to paint denim, velvet and other fabrics You'll also find Kullberg's secrets for making your portrait come alive, along with 17 mini-demos that make it easy to paint realistic features, hair and clothing. Inside is everything you need to get started, as well as advice and important information on painting portraits professionally!

Drawing Surfaces and Textures

Simple Techniques, Brilliant Results

Author: Leonardo Pereznieto

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781936096961

Category: Art

Page: 160

View: 4950

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"From the artist and international YouTube sensation Leonardo Pereznieto, his first-ever book teaching how to draw the highly realistic surfaces and textures that earned him millions of YouTube views"--

101 Textures in Oil & Acrylic

Practical Techniques for Rendering a Variety of Surfaces

Author: Mia Tavonatti

Publisher: Walter Foster Pub

ISBN: 1600582990

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 9666

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Offers step-by-step instructions and advice for painting realistic surfaces and textures in oil and acrylic, covering such topics as painting sand, grass, water, fur, feathers, and butterfly wings.