Celebrate Autumn while learning about colored pencil drawing techniques. Seasonal subjects will be the focus (think squashes and gourds) as students develop drawings from observation with an emphasis on form and color patterns.
Colored pencils: Good brands are Faber-Castell Polychromos or Prismacolor Premier or Derwent Colorsoft -NOT water-soluble pencils – NOT Prismacolor Verithin (Barb will also have some pencils for people to try during class.)
Pencil sharpener: -a good hand held one is Staedtler 2 hole Tub
Sketch or drawing pad or journal example: Strathmore 400 series drawing pad, Strathmore colored pencil pad, or
Strathmore 400 series Bristol Board, Vellum surface