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Learn from Ann!
Ann Kullberg has taught hundreds her secrets for creating luminous portraits. Now you can learn, too. Gain skills and confidence with this lovely Jumpstart tutorial in just 10 easy steps that are fully illustrated.
Portraits don’t have to scare you, even if you’re a beginner. Learn Ann’s method for combining yellows, pinks and oranges to create soft believable skin tones, highlights and shadows.
Only 16 Prismacolor colored pencils needed for this tutorial on Stonehenge white drawing paper.
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What You'll Learn:
• Which colors to combine to create glowing skin tones • How to build shadows and leave highlights • How to create dark values quickly • How to create whisper-light layers • How to draw realistic eyes that have depth
Skills you acquire with this Jumpstart will easily translate to your next portrait drawing. If you want to draw faces, this tutorial will give you the methods and confidence to move forward on your own in no time.
• Reference photo and line drawing, and instruction for transferring • 10 detailed steps for creating this portrait from start to finish • Complete materials list • Pencil pressure and stroke guides • Hints, tips, and more
So let's Jumpstart your colored pencil skills right away! You'll learn so much and be so proud of your results.
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