Patreon – Lion

Colored Pencil Lesson

Supplies used: (amazon affiliate links)

  • Faber-Castell Polychromos  Caput Mortuum, Sanguine, White, Nougat, Dark Naples Ochre, Brown Ochre, Raw Umber, Burnt Siena, Van-Dyk-Brown, Caput Mortuum Violet, Venetian Red, Burnt Ochre, Warm Grey II, Burnt Umber, Red-Violet, Payne’s Grey, Light Ultramarine, Earth Green Yellowish, Black, Terracotta
  • Caran d’Ache Luminance  White
  • Stonehenge Fawn paper – the one sold in the individual sheets, not the one in the pad. The one in the pad is too smooth for my taste.
  • Mona Lisa Odorless Paint Thinner

Using photoshop to see color

You can also do this on Pixlr for free

Copyright Info

I am always happy to have you copy my work for your own practice. Be aware of what reference photo I used, sometimes you will need to purchase the photo from the photographer to use even for practice. I will let you know when that is the case. As a general rule, you can not copy my work and make prints/sell that work. I retain copyright of the work I complete.

If you follow one of my lessons, you are more than welcome to post your work on social media to share what you’ve done, as long as you include in your post that you followed one of my lessons.

You have a bit more freedom this time though. This piece was completed using a royalty-free reference photo from Pixabay. You can use that photo to create your own work that you do have rights to sell/make prints.

Reference photo