River Rocks: In-Depth Tutorial

River Rocks: In-Depth Tutorial

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  • 29 full color step by step images and detailed instruction
  • Try out colored paper that makes these wet rocks
  • Reference photo and line drawing included

How do you make things look wet, in colored pencil? Scott's beautiful tutorial will show you how, step by simple step. Starting with a lovely gray Canson paper, you will take a complicated still life and break it down into sections that are easily rendered.

What you'll learn:

  • Begin with a value study, then build color and finally, apply the layers that make each rock come alive with glisten and shine.
  • Textures, pastels, water and a...
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This is a digital download. Prefer Print?
Print editions now on Amazon. Click here >>

  • 29 full color step by step images and detailed instruction
  • Try out colored paper that makes these wet rocks
  • Reference photo and line drawing included

How do you make things look wet, in colored pencil? Scott's beautiful tutorial will show you how, step by simple step. Starting with a lovely gray Canson paper, you will take a complicated still life and break it down into sections that are easily rendered.

What you'll learn:

  • Begin with a value study, then build color and finally, apply the layers that make each rock come alive with glisten and shine.
  • Textures, pastels, water and a vibrant, nature inspired color palette - it's all here in this amazing summer project!
  • You won’t believe how simple it is, and once you’re finished, you’ll be able to recreate the kiss of water on rocks and other solid objects.

 

About In-Depth Tutorials:

Created by master colored pencil artists, each In-Depth tutorial features 30+ steps and focuses on teaching you why and not just how the artist applies their technique. No book or video comes close to the amount of instruction in an In-Depth tutorial. Art instruction books typically contain 4-6 steps per demo. That just scratches the surface! With large images and 30 or more steps, In-Depth tutorials truly show you exactly how the artist works, making it easy to truly learn new colored pencil techniques and achieve success.

Note: Drawing paper not included. See list of supplies needed in images.

Publish Date: August 2019.

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03/17/2021
Anne B.
United States United States
River Rocks

I wish a conversion chart was included as my go to pencil is a PC. I spent quite a bit of time color matching Pablo to PC. It helped that I took Amy’s Colors A Workbook classes to do so! I haven’t started as of yet, but Scott’s step by step approach speaks of his career as an art teacher.

TW
12/06/2020
Toni w.
United States United States
River rocks

I have not had a chance to do the tutorial yet due to family challenges. Plan on doing it soon!

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11/25/2020
Pam M.
United States United States
Good tutorial l for ‘wet’ look

This was pretty easy to use. The technique is repetitive and done in sections. I have only begone on the 2nd section and am excited to get to the end as I know I will be able to see a difference in my ability form the beginning to the end. Being new to color pencil this was a great project for a wet technique and for choosing colors.

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08/28/2020
Virginia G.
Australia Australia
Limited brand of colours

I agree with Patricia's comment. This tutorial only uses Caran D'Ache Pablos and no other brand colours are given as an alternative. I didn't notice the page showing Pablos colours until I had bought the book version and with international postage it cost $48. I'm trying to match the colours with Luminance, but most of the names are different and no numbers are supplied. I'll take the time to match colours according to the illustrations, but this could have been avoided if the author had listed some comparisons in other popular brands. I have Prismacolor, Polychromos and Luminance colours but no Pablos.

08/31/2020
Ann Kullberg

Hi Virginia, So sorry you missed the supply list that's available on our website for this tutorial before purchasing! Please know, for future purchases, that you can always view the supply list for our tutorials from our website. Or, you can also reach out to us and we'd be glad to help you with any questions you have regarding any of our products, before you make the decision to purchase them. Please let me know if I can help in any way further. Kindest Regards, Priscilla Summers annkullberg.com

SN
05/13/2020
Sharon N.
United States United States
Great Book!

It was very helpful, have trouble with rocks and water, so this helped a lot.

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