Welcome to the world of colored pencils!

Explore 410+ hours of real-time drawing videos, filled with tips, techniques, and hands-on demonstrations. Learn blending, mixing, and selecting the best materials. Enjoy step-by-step tutorials and instructions, and learn at your own pace knowing that support from our instructor is always available whenever you need help. Experience a monthly dose of new tutorials and share your artwork and progress for personalized feedback by connecting directly with the artist. Select your plan here to start your exciting artistic adventure!

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Access to PenPick - Colored Pencil Picker

As our student, you'll gain exclusive access to PenPick, our Colored Pencil Picker web application where you can upload your own images, select a part of the photo, and receive suggestions on the closest matching colored pencil. PenPick features the 3 most popular brands of colored pencils:

  • Prismacolor Premier - 150 colored pencils
  • Caran d'Ache Luminance 6901 - 100 colored pencils
  • Faber-Castell Polychromos - 120 colored pencils

The app also includes the Accuracy function, indicating how closely the suggested color matches. A higher percentage suggests a more suitable colored pencil. Learn more on their website: www.pen-pick.com

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Narrated Drawing Videos

Animals: Narrated Real-Time Drawing Videos

This section contains real-time narrated drawing videos. The artist explains what she does and which pencils she uses throughout. You'll find a list of colored pencils used in the video description. Additionally, we have provided the reference photo and the pencil sketch used in the video. You can download and print the pencil sketch and color over it. Share your progress with our tutor in the comment box under the video description and receive personalized feedback and assistance from our art teacher.

Hair: Narrated Real-Time Drawing Videos

In this section, you can find videos explaining how to draw hair with colored pencils. Our instructor guides you through her workflow for creating a realistic style of drawing. You can share your progress in the comment box under the video descriptions and receive feedback and assistance from our art teacher.

Skin: Narrated Real-Time Drawing Videos

In this section, you can discover videos that provide guidance on drawing skin using colored pencils. Our instructor will walk you through her workflow, demonstrating techniques for achieving a realistic portrayal. Share your progress in the comment box beneath the video descriptions to receive personalized feedback and assistance from our art teacher.

Portraits and Facial Features: Narrated Real-Time Drawing Videos

Below are narrated real-time drawing videos on portraits and facial features, such as eyes, nose, etc. Our art instructor will walk you through her workflow, demonstrating techniques for rendering realistic skin texture. You will find reference photos and pencil sketches below the video descriptions. Download the sketch, print it out, and color over it while watching the video.

Objects: Narrated Real-Time Drawing Videos

The following real-time videos feature everyday objects. These are very useful demonstrations to help you learn creating different textures. Our art teacher will show you and explain how to use colored pencils to achieve the best possible results. You will have an opportunity to attach your pictures to the comment box and receive help and advice from the artist herself. If not drawn from scratch, drawing tutorials contain reference photos and downloadable pencil sketches for you to use.

Landscapes: Narrated Real-Time Drawing Videos

In this section, you'll find real-time drawing video demonstrations on how to draw landscapes and one space scene. These drawings are quite easy to create and serve as a great starting point for beginners. All of these drawings are created from scratch, so here you can let your imagination and creativity soar. Every tutorial contains a comment box where you can chat with the instructor and attach your pictures.

Non-Narrated Drawing Videos

Portraits: Non-Narrated Real-Time Drawing Videos + Written Tutorials

Having step-by-step written instructions and pictures alongside non-narrated real-time videos can provide you with a comprehensive learning experience. You'll be able to work at your own pace, review the content as needed, and get direct support by chatting with the artist. This personalized approach can be very valuable for honing your artistic abilities.

Portraits: Non-Narrated Real-Time Drawing Videos

This section contains non-narrated real-time narrated drawing videos. You'll find a list of colored pencils used in the video description. Additionally, we have provided the reference photo and the pencil sketch used in the video. You can download and print the pencil sketch and color over it. Share your progress with our tutor in the comment box under the video description and receive personalized feedback and assistance from our art teacher.

Animals: Non-Narrated Real-Time Drawing Videos + Written Tutorials

Combining detailed written instructions and visual aids with real-time, non-narrated videos offers you a holistic learning experience. This approach allows you to proceed at your preferred pace, revisit the material when necessary, and receive immediate assistance through direct communication with the artist. This personalized method proves highly beneficial in refining your artistic skills.

Animals: Non-Narrated Real-Time Drawing Videos

In this section, you'll discover non-narrated real-time drawing videos of animals. This format is particularly useful for those who find it beneficial to watch real-time videos and learn through observation of our skilled artist at work, especially for those who prefer non-narrated content. Feel free to share your artistic journey by leaving your work in the comment section beneath the video description. Our dedicated art teacher will provide you with individualized feedback and guidance.

Superheroes and Movie Characters: Non-Narrated Real-Time Drawing Videos

Explore our collection of non-narrated, real-time drawing videos featuring iconic superheroes, formidable villains, and beloved movie characters. This format is tailored for those who thrive on immersive, real-time learning experiences. Dive into the artistic process and observe our skilled artist at work, all without narration for those who prefer a seamless visual journey. Share your creations in the comments section below the video description, and our dedicated art teacher will offer personalized feedback and expert guidance.

3D Superheroes and Movie Characters: Non-Narrated Real-Time Drawing Videos

Discover our array of non-narrated, real-time drawing videos showcasing superheroes, villains, and movie characters. This specialized format is designed for individuals who excel in real-time learning. Immerse yourself in the artistic process, observing as the artist skillfully cuts paper to create the illusion of three-dimensionality in these characters, all presented without narration for a seamless visual journey. Share your creations in the comments section beneath the video description, and our committed art teacher will provide tailored feedback and expert guidance.

Objects: Non-Narrated Real-Time Drawing Videos

Watch non-narrated, real-time drawing videos showcasing everyday objects. Immerse yourself in the artistic process, observing how the artist skillfully creates glossy textures using colored pencils. Share your results in the comments section under the video description, and our art teacher will provide personalized feedback and expert guidance.

All About Colored Pencils

Art Materials, Behind the Scenes, Techniques, and More

This section features a collection of short narrated videos covering various aspects of color theory, colored pencil techniques, insights into our tutor's choice of paper and pencils, blending and mixing methods, tips on preparing drawings for online sharing, and many more.

Written Tutorials with Pictures

If real-time videos aren't your preference, this section offers an alternative learning experience through step-by-step written instructions accompanied by illustrative images for each stage. Tailored primarily for beginners, you'll discover how to create your first portraits, draw animals, depict objects, sketch landscapes, and more - all using colored pencils on both white and toned paper. Explore the world of drawing with our detailed tutorials.

Portraits - Written Tutorials with Pictures

Superheroes and Movie Characters - Written Tutorials with Pictures

Animals - Written Tutorials with Pictures

Objects - Written Tutorials with Pictures

Fruits - Written Tutorials with Pictures

Flowers - Written Tutorials with Pictures

Landscapes - Written Tutorials with Pictures