I’m so excited to share today’s post with all my colored pencil followers! You all have been so patient with me; I was waiting til I had all 3 main sets of pencils to do any of the hex charts, because I knew how much email would be generated asking for the other brands (LOL!)….so today I have all three for you. Plus – a class! First, lets’s do the get-ready-for-class video…
I now have so many pencil sets and cases, I thought maybe tags will help me grab the right pencils for the right project. (A girl can hope, right?) Since it’s also new-release day at Purple Onion, I used the new Stacey Yacula stamps to make the tags.
I made cards with some of the new release stamps too, so you can see them a tidge better. Little sleeping mouse under the stars has a pillow I drew so he’d be comfy while napping under the stars.
Second, the bunny is saving a hug for you inside his little wreath…
And of course – a puppy had to look like my dogs, right? I decided the floppy ears suited Vienna best; she’s been voluntarily sitting “up” with her paw reaching out on her own lately – even without a cookie dangled to entice her!
At long last…the colored pencil hex charts! And Colored Pencil Jumpstart Class is open for pre-registration – preclass videos are there, supply lists are there…and I’m madly working on shooting and editing all the videos for class. It’ll all be done and ready soon, but I figured you guys could get busy prepping for class, getting charts colored, etc. Enjoy! And be sure to share with your friends – I know a lot of pencil folks haven’t been following me, since they figured I’d never get into pencil at this level. LOL.
NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO WATERCOLOR OR WATERCOLOR PENCIL CHARTS.
(Sorry for the all-caps but this post has generated repeat questions all over social media.) Watercolor and watercolor pencils need WATER. Printers usually can’t deal with watercolor paper – ink flakes off. And it’s not waterproof. Please understand that if I find a way around it I will. But for now – no.
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- Polychromos Pencils EH – BLICK
- Polychromos Hex Chart
- Prismacolor pencils EH – BLICK
- Prismacolor Hex Chart
- Luminance pencils BLICK – AMZ
- Luminance Hex Chart
- Pencil Storage
- Quietsharp Pencil Sharpener AMZ – BLICK
- Handheld Pencil Sharpener EH – DB – AMZ
- PDF for tags
- Purple Onion/Stacey Yacula stamps