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How Amazing Is the Amish Fireplace?

How Amazing Is the Amish Fireplace?

There is a certain shot method for livening up the ears of a shopper essayist: Hand him a notice for an item that professes to be a “wonder.” This is what befallen me as of late when a neighbor requested that I look at his most recent buy. After going …

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Understanding Color Theory & Color Mixing

Understanding Color Theory & Color Mixing

Technically, drawing in colored pencil is about layering semitransparent colors on paper to create vivid paintings. Layered hues produce fresh, exciting surfaces. It’s always best to mix at least two colors in any given area, rather than drawing with a single pencil. I’m attracted to intense colors and burnishing makes …

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Master Realist Techniques in Colored Pencil Painting in 4 Weeks: Projects for Beginners: Learn to draw still life, landscape, skies, fabric, glass and textures

Pencils I’ve been using Prismacolor® colored pencils for many years. They have the unsurpassed richness of color, pigment saturation, and softness, and they are sold in a neat and durable storage box. Other brands I’ve tried have harder leads and deliver less vivid color. Prismacolor pencils are sold at any …

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