So when i saw that cristin april frey had released a video tutorial on how to create a galaxy background with colored pencils i contacted her straight away to let me share her amazing coloring page tutorial with you. Jul 17 2019 explore wendy stomss board coloring backgrounds on pinterest.
If youre doing a vignette style composition however the last thing you want is to spend a lot of time on the background.
Coloring backgrounds with colored pencils. The list included really simple things like using pre colored papers or mat board lightly tinting paper with colored pencil and using other media with better covering power than pencils watercolor ink etc. Topics include single pencils pastels eyeshadow pencil. Cher kaufmann international artist and author shares the first steps in coloring backgrounds for coloring books or coloring projects.
If you dont get a good base cover there is the real possibility of small white flecks ruining the overall effect of your work. Every coloring artist has experienced the frustration of coloring a beautiful sheet only to not know what to do with the background. Today were going to explore a few of the background treatments that have worked well for the type of portrait art i makequick announcement.
C colored pencil layer finished with a pencil blender. In the first of five mini sessions cher kaufmann international artist and author shares mini tips on using eye shadow in the background for colorists expl. A colored pencil only.
By carrie lewis in art tutorials drawing tips colored pencils are wonderful tools for creating artwork of all types. Doing a background in colored pencil one of the problems with colored pencil is getting good coverage and saturation without creating craters and dents in the support. If you have a white pencil in your coloring set this offers the option of smoothing your shading further.
Use a white colored pencil or a colorless blender to. How to colour a blackbackground. B colored pencil with white pencil layer to finish.
Peter hewett shows how to color a black background in a coloring book using a black colored pencil and a faber castell black artist pitt pen. Three examples of different techniques to apply a background using coloring pencils. By carrie lewis in art tutorials drawing tips some time ago i shared a list of fast easy backgrounds for colored pencil drawings.
Coloring behind the lines backgrounds. See more ideas about colouring pencils colored pencils and colors. Ive always been super impressed at people who can draw galaxies or starry nights with paints or pencils.
Peta hewett demonstrates how to apply soft pastels for a background on a picture that has already been colored in with colored pencils. Deciding how to color the background can be one of the hardest decisions to make when coloring.