So I saw an artist who had done an amazing drawing that they completed in coloured pencil and coloured pen. This is my first attempt, I can see already what can be improved-mainly the blending of the various reds.
Melissa is a self taught artist and mother, who enjoys focusing on realism and bring portraits to life through pencil as a hobby. She started using graphite but has recently expanded into using colour in her portraits to achieve realistic results. 14 more words
Getting back to basics with Sigfrid Frensen’s tutorial for using coloured pencils in botanical illustration. While I’m comfortable with watercolours, my efforts at depth in colour/tone just end up looking shallow and amateurish when I use pencils. 72 more words