Open to intermediates.
Ages 12 to 99.
*This workshop is recorded (you will receive the video link 48 to 72 hours after the workshop).
Part 1: Preliminary exercisesTo begin, you will learn how to achieve skin tones using cold and warm colour blends. You will also practice pigment application techniques with coloured pencils. Expect loads of tips and tricks for layering!
In Part 2, you will explore colour blending, light and shadow in skin tones, as well as transitional colours. Julie will tell you what to do and what to avoid for best results.
Part 2: Creating a face with coloured pencils
Part 3: Final touchesTo end the workshop, you will add the finishing details to your work. Julie will show you how to blend coloured pencils using a solvent. There will also be a Q & A session.
List of materials to bring:
✓ 24-Pack Prismacolor Premier coloured pencils *or equivalent brand
✓ Strathmore paper pad (gray or beige)
✓ White eraser
✓ Ruler (30 cm)
✓ Pencil sharpener
✓ Reference document
*Note: For best results, professional-quality coloured pencils are highly recommended.*