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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

Choosing Colours for a King Charles Spaniel

One of our members Bob sent in his picture for some advice on choosing colours. Listen to the advice below or read the transcription: Hi Bob I'm looking at your picture of the King Charles and it's very very pretty picture but I got a [...]

By | 2018-09-14T00:08:55+00:00 September 14th, 2018|Animal Tips, Help Choosing Colours|0 Comments

Advice for Drawing a Rough Collie Puppy

One of our members Kimberley is doing a picture of a cute Rough Collie puppy and asked for advice on which pastel pencils to use. Kimberley writes: Hello I would like to draw a friend’s Rough Collie Pup but a little unsure on which colours [...]

By | 2018-09-03T17:28:02+00:00 September 3rd, 2018|Animal Tips, Help Choosing Colours|0 Comments

Which Pastel Pencils for Drawing a Brown Coloured Dog?

One of our members Irene wrote in asking for some advice on drawing this picture of Rosie the Dog: Hi Steve I wonder if Colin could advise me what colours to use when doing a pastel painting of Rosie. Thank you. With this advice we [...]

By | 2018-09-12T10:45:16+00:00 August 20th, 2018|Animal Tips, Help Choosing Colours|0 Comments

Choosing Pastel Pencils for Drawing an Artic Wolf

One of our members Christine requested some advice on doing an Artic Wolf with Pastel Pencils. Here's Christine's email: Hi Colin and Steve I am just about to start this Artic wolf I am having trouble with the inside of the ears with what colours [...]

By | 2018-09-12T10:43:14+00:00 July 24th, 2018|Animal Tips, Help Choosing Colours|0 Comments

Pastel Pencil Demo S2 E4 – Lioness Ear

In the Episode 4 of Pastel Pencil Demonstrations - Season 2 Colin teaches you how to draw a Lioness Ear. You can watch the whole course on Udemy or our website. Get All Our Animal Courses for $8 Get this course only on Udemy [...]

By | 2018-07-17T10:32:13+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Animal Tips, Pastel Pencil Demonstrations|0 Comments