HOW TO DRAW CHERRIES WITH COLORED PENCIL
Follow the instructions and and the visual guide showing the color and the amount of pressure you need to apply. You can substitute the colors with its nearest match just in case you don't have one in your set.
Be sure to read the COLORED PENCIL BASICS before you begin the lesson. Feel free to leave comments or any questions that you may have. I’ll also appreciate it if you can send me a link to your finished drawing. For quicker replies, you can send me a message on my Facebook page.
COLORED PENCIL BASICS
Get Started With Colored Pencils Part 1: COLORED PENCIL
Get Started With Colored Pencils Part 2: SHARPENER
Get Started With Colored Pencils Part 3: PAPER
Image Transfer Method — Watch related video or Read related article.
Pencil Stroke and blending technique — Watch this video by Janie Gildow.
HOW TO HOLD THE PENCIL
Hold the pencil near its end. Good for laying down a light wash of color with the white of the paper still showing through.
Hold the pencil halfway down the shaft. Good for light blending and gives a more saturated color.
Hold the pencil near it's point and press firmly. Good for burnishing and for heavy blending of colors.
Sharing with you my knowledge and experience in the art of colored pencils.
Your colour pencil drawings are an inspiration to me as you show what can be done with these pencils and introduce a variety of colours which I would not think of using. Thank you. --Valerie Clare