Tag: shading

How to Choose Colors Part V: Being “Complementary”

As mentioned in my last post on colors, “Going Monochrome,” I introduced some easy ways for eliminating the stress that you may feel when selecting colors. ¬†I described the Traditional Color Schemes in general, and provided more information… Read More

BIC MarkIt Ultra Fine Markers: The Ultimate Ultra Fine?

Looking for a great set of ultra fine markers? When I am coloring-in detailed illustrations, that is what I want. My Sharpies¬†have been my go-to for a few years now. However, as I’ve advanced in my techniques, the… Read More

Colored Pencil Shading in 5 Easy Steps

Whether an illustration is a pattern, abstract, or still-life, shading can give it dimension and depth – some “life.” And yes, shading with colored pencils is easy!