Tag: <span>Autumn Plein Air Drawing Challenge</span>

Tag: Autumn Plein Air Drawing Challenge

Colored Pencil Plein Air Drawing Week 6 Report

Week 6 of the Autumn Plein Air Drawing with Colored Pencil Challenge was a challenge. I worked on an oil portrait almost every day for an hour or two because I want to finish this month (it’s almost there!). The two final lessons in the Basic Drawing series also needed …

Colored Pencil Plein Air Drawing Week 4 Report

For week 4 of the Autumn Plein Air Drawing Challenge, I turned my attention from the front porch (where the light is almost always good) to the back porch, which is in shadow most of the afternoon and evening. Since it was mid-evening before I took time to draw, almost …

Colored Pencil Plein Air Drawing Week 3 Report

The sky was my theme again this week. The drawing from last week revealed my need to find better ways to put color on paper quickly and draw smooth color. One of the ways I thought of to do that was woodless pencils. When Sue Schuetz mentioned using Koh-I-Nor Progresso …

Colored Pencil Plein Air Drawing Week 2 Report

This was the first full week of the Autumn Plein Air Drawing challenge, so I had time to do more than one drawing. However, steady sometimes heavy rain from Wednesday through Saturday kept me indoors the rest of the week. I seriously considered trying my hand a water soluble colored …