ONLINE: Have you ever wanted to learn how to use colored pencils to create artwork like the stunning work you've seen online but felt overwhelmed? In this hands-on, online art course, students will learn the basics of colored pencil art by creating a colorful autumn leaf, fall pumpkins and a gorgeous holly leaf with berries. The instructor will demonstrate skills and techniques for you to practice during class and independently. You will learn skills such as how to: use and transfer photo references, choose the correct colors, hold the pencils, effectively layer colors and blend colors. No prior art experience is required. All skill levels are welcome. | Active Skill Learning.
Max enrollment: 50.
Class sessions are recorded.
Cathy Boytos has spent years drawing botanical images with pen and ink as well as colored pencils. She is an accomplished colored pencil artist and has helped many students begin their colored pencil journey. An award-winning graphic designer and a CZT (certified Zentangle teacher), as well as a very popular OLLI instructor, Cathy has spent her life in the art field.