CP Magic July 2024

CP Magic July 2024

CP Magic July 2024 with featured artist Phil Zubiate and his joy for art and colored pencils.

What’s in CP Magic July

CP Magic July 2024

Phil Zubiate Interview and Tutorial

The Key to Drawing Realistic Foliage

Choosing the Right Color of Paper for Your Next Drawing

Reader Gallery

Tip for Artists

Featured Artist: Phil Zubiate

Interview

Phil Zubiate is the featured artist for this month and if you take anything from his article, I hope it’s the fact that he takes great joy in his artwork. Whatever he’s drawing or however he’s being creative, he’s having fun, and isn’t that the secret to great art?

Tutorial

His tutorial is a fun piece featuring a colored pencil candy bar. He shows you how to draw unbelievably realistic artwork step-by-step.

Also in CP Magic July 2024

The Key to Drawing Realistic Foliage

Carrie L. Lewis

For those who enjoyed last month’s landscape edition, Carrie follows up with a mini tutorial showing how she draws realistic trees and other foliage on Pastelmat. The method she describes also works on other types of papers.

Choosing the Right Color of Paper for Your Next Drawing

Carrie L. Lewis

Are you looking for a good way to choose the right color of paper for each piece you do? Then you’ll want to learn about three basic principles to consider that will help you make that decision. Does the color of the paper really matter? Absolutely, and Carrie shows you why.

Also in this issue is the Reader Gallery, and the fourth in a series of tips for artists.

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