Colored Pencil Basics – How to Layer Colors – McCrae Fine Art

Learn how to use colored pencils with the following free lessons from McCrae Fine Art.  In this first lesson, artist Michelle McCrae uses layering techniques to create beautiful colors and achieve a realistic effect. She will also show you how builiding many layers of pigment will create richer tones and colors for a more interesting […]

Colored Pencil Tips & Techniques for the Beginner Artist

Cher Kaufmann, international artist and author, discusses different brands of colored pencils that are available in stores. She discusses their differences, pros and cons, pencil care , techniques and more! Great video for the beginner colored pencil artist! Visit Cher’s YouTube Channel Here Visit Her Website Here

Spontaneous Sketching – Interesting Approach to Drawing

Interesting approach to sketching called spontaneous sketching from artist Liron Yanconsky. Spontaneous sketching is similar to normal sketching, with one difference: You start at a random point of interest, and build the sketch from there…. Drawing Course for Beginners:… Instagram: My books on Amazon:… Snapchat: LironYan3 *** Music Credits *** Fresh Start […]

Tonal Drawing Demonstration with Mark Vazquez-Mackay

Visual artist, Mark Vazquez-Mackay presents a workshop on creating a tonal drawing with charcoal at the Alberta College of Art and Design. Mark instructs a number of courses at the college in the Department of Continuing Education: Drawing I & II, Self Portraiture, Oil Painting I, and Figure Painting. To learn more about ACAD’s continuing […]


In the following video, artist and youtube personality known as Jazza provides some great tips for working with the very vibrant and rich Copic Markers. You can Visit Jazza’s YouTube channel here for more awesome videos like the one below!