The Caran d'Ache Pablo coloured pencil range holds 120 pencils. You have limited time and energy, yet you want to thoroughly know your coloured pencils. You know it will take time to make colour charts and to sort your pencils according to lightfastness and type. This post will help you get to know your pencil colours a bit better without you having to sit and swatch out … [Read more...] about Caran d’Ache Pablo Coloured Pencils – a closer look
The Caran d'Ache Museum aquarelle watercolour coloured pencil range is vibrant with strong pigment. It is a smaller range than the other Caran d'Ache aquarelle watercolour range Supracolor Soft. The Museum range has 76 pencils. Aquarelle - A style of painting using thin, typically transparent, watercolors.Lexico.com This post is part of a series in which I have had a … [Read more...] about Caran d’Ache Museum Watercolour Pencils – A closer look
Do you know how to substitute coloured pencil colours? By that, we mean - have you been working on a drawing, and have been happily working away – until – you need THAT colour – but you don’t have THAT coloured pencil in your stash? How can you substitute the colour you need when drawing with coloured pencils? What can you do? What's the problem? You’ve done the … [Read more...] about Five ways to substitute coloured pencil colours
Learning botanical illustration was another art genre I tried on my path to finding my art and craft niche. I enrolled in an art class with a tutor at a local art school. This is what I learnt. Why learn botanical illustration? Botanical illustration consists of drawing, and water colour painting. While I had taken drawing classes, I knew little about water colour … [Read more...] about Learn botanical illustration – what does it involve?
This post provides an interactive colour chart for the discontinued range of 60 Caran d'Ache NeoArt water soluble art crayons. Sorting your art and craft stash If you've been on your art and craft journey for a while, you most likely have bought art and craft supplies over the years. If you're like me, you may find that those art and craft supplies need to be … [Read more...] about Discontinued NeoArt Crayons – Interactive Colour Chart