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 result.

List of Supplies:
Paper – Strathmore Bristol Vellum
Pencils – Prismacolor Premiere in the following colors: Yellow Ochre, Spanish Orange, Pumpkin Orange, Terra Cotta, Tuscan Red.

Website: http://mccraefineart.com

In this demonstrations, Michelle will show you how to draw a realistic peach using the techniques demonstrated in the above video.

List of Supplies:
Paper – Strathmore Bristol Vellum
Pencils – Prismacolor Premiere in the following colors: Yellow Ochre, Spanish Orange, Pumpkin Orange, Terra Cotta, Tuscan Red.

Website: http://mccraefineart.com

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