Portrait on Paper
Portrait on Paper

Basic Beginner Level

Fair skin-tones will be explored. Faber-Castell Polychromos colored pencils on 11x14 Stonehenge paper. The actual size of the penciled area is approximately 8x10.

The tutorial includes one full size color picture,  three pages of written instructions and five step-by-step pictures.

A layer of the Conte Pastel is used to facilitate the movement of the colored pencil. Use a Conte Pastel pencil (WARNING-this product contains a chemical that is known to the state of California to cause cancer.) Use the Sofft Tip Sponge in a circular motion to blend the pigments together.

Use the Sticky Putty to remove excess graphite and colored pencil.