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Drawing a Llama | Ears and Head | Pastel Pencil Tutorial

In this clip Colin shows you how to draw a Llama Ears and Head. This is a snippet from our "Mother & Baby Llama" project. Watch the full course on our website. Get ALL Colin's Classes for $20. Enrol in this class only for $15.

By | 2018-11-20T16:17:35+00:00 November 20th, 2018|Animal Tips|0 Comments

How Much Pressure to Fill the Paper Tooth

One of our members Gillina sent her picture of the Ferret Project which is available to members of our website. As a member Gillina can send in her work for feedback and advice. Gillina writes: Hello Colin I tried your Ferret portrait tutorial using the [...]

By | 2018-11-20T15:57:03+00:00 November 20th, 2018|Animal Tips, Picture Feedback|0 Comments

Two Foxes Feedback – Help with Contrast and Foreground

One of our members Ian sent us his picture of the Two Foxes subject requesting some feedback and also some advice on a future picture he is needing to do. Ian writes: Hi Steve I would like some feedback on my two foxes that I [...]

By | 2018-11-01T11:09:54+00:00 November 1st, 2018|Animal Tips, Help Choosing Colours, Picture Feedback|0 Comments

Painting an Animal Background with Colours You’ve Already Used

Gabriele asked us a little while ago for some advice on her 2 dogs painting (see it here). She has now completed the subjects but would like some advice on the background. Hi Steve and Colin I have finished another commission for a client and [...]

By | 2018-11-01T10:46:45+00:00 November 1st, 2018|Animal Tips|0 Comments

Help with Pastel Backgrounds, Shading and White Fur over Dark

One of our members Kimberley sent in her husky picture for some advice and feedback. Kimberley writes: Hello Steve and Colin First, I’ve been wanting to ask, will Colin use Pan Pastels with his Tutorials in the future? Second, I completed a new drawing not [...]

By | 2018-10-17T15:46:35+00:00 October 17th, 2018|Animal Tips, Picture Feedback|0 Comments

Improving a Background or Foreground with Pastels

One of our members Michelle sent us her picture after completing the Prowling Tiger course. Michelle writes: "Hello Colin and Steve, I have just completed the prowling tiger. Really enjoyed this challenge I would value any feedback from you and really appreciate the feedback you [...]

By | 2018-10-03T16:56:07+00:00 October 3rd, 2018|Animal Tips, Picture Feedback|0 Comments

Putting White Fur Over Dark Colours with Pastel Pencils

One of our members Michelle sent us her picture of the Siamese Kitten that she had completed using our course. As a member she is able to receive feedback on areas she found challenging. Here's Michelle's email: Hi Colin and Steve, I followed the tutorial [...]

By | 2018-10-02T11:46:28+00:00 October 2nd, 2018|Animal Tips, Picture Feedback|0 Comments