Colored Pencil Demo

Boats4

So far, so good! The beach area is finished, I hope.  I tried to soften the edges between the beach front and the sea.  All that’s left are the two other boats.  I’m trying to decide if the image is predominately warm or cool — seems to me it’s warmer.  I will need to make some adjustments on the temperature, then.  Hopefully, my next blog will show the completed drawing.  Thanks for viewing and commenting.

 

Advertisements

About pastelanne

I am a professional artist and art teacher, receiving my formal art education at the Kansas City Art Institute and the University of Arkansas. I taught high school art and humanities, earned a doctorate in secondary education, and with my husband, reared eight children! Even after retirement in 1993, I have continued to teach children, teenagers, and adults as well as studying under well known teachers. My media are pen and ink, watermedia, pastel, and colored pencil. Because of all my experiences and guidance from my teachers and mentors, I have a lot of suggestions, tips, and techniques to share with others. This then is the reason for my blog: to pass on some of this knowledge to other artists and to 'wanna be" artists. I intend to post at least three times a week. The first group will be compositional ideas, the second group will be sketchbook ideas, and the third group will be some tips and techniques in particular media. I sincerely hope you will find some good advice in some of these posts!

Posted on September 4, 2017, in IDEAS. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Let me know what you think about this suggestion.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: