I Love to Draw With Colored Pencils

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    When you're away from home

    and staying the night at a hotel and you need your colored pencils to finish a Pokemon drawing you owe someone, but you didn't bring them with you so you're like: WHYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY >.>
    jeanzie jeanzie
    16-17, F
    2 Responses May 24, 2015

    You Can Do Anything With Them

    My favorite colored pencils are Prismacolors. I have almost the full set. Someday I'll have them all. The colors are rich and vibrant, go on smoothly, and mix well. It seems that when I use colored pencils, my imagination goes on overdrive. I love to draw wild, brightly...
    Aeolosoma Aeolosoma
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2008

    Artist's Block

    Colored pencils just have so much control! I love all the colors and the ability to blend colors and control the darkness and lightness. They also feel great to work with unlike crayons or markers. They're really versatile. I really wish I could use them more often. I...
    paperowl paperowl
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 21, 2009

    The Botanical Gardens

    I love to sketch and draw. One of my favorite things to do alone is to go to our local botanical gardens with a sketch book and colored pencils. Its so soothing to me to be by myself in nature and try to capture a tiny piece of it. hummm I think I need to put that on my to do...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 1, 2011

    Watercolor pencils to be precise.

    They have become my new favorite medium for my feeble attempt at making art. To color is therapeutic for me, in a juvenile sort of way. I enjoy taking a blank page & creating something beautiful. As in life, I hope to leave it better than it was when I happened upon it.
    MommaBella MommaBella
    36-40, F
    1 Response Feb 3, 2014

    I have used colored pencils an

    pastels to do art work with I learned to draw when I was in school in art class it was fun.
    marblemuck marblemuck
    66-70, M
    Oct 24, 2015

    Work in progress:) probably will loose interest

    half way and leave it unfinished as always...:)
    deleted deleted
    Jul 25, 2015

    ...color Has A Beauty Too

    I like drawing in black and white, such rich depth and contrast. But color has a beauty too.I drew chickadees in a conifer with pastels as a mosaic back ground.Funny. Actually the tree was my original inspiration. I felt such character and depth of interest in the branches and...
    SleepingTiger SleepingTiger
    56-60, M
    3 Responses Apr 12, 2012

    I Love Prismacolor Too!

    I love prismacolor, I have all the colores x2!. I like to do realistic drawings with them and use solvents and various techniques along with mixed media sometimes!   It's great, because with colored pencil you can make it look like a photo, a drawing or a painting...
    eyehear4you eyehear4you
    Aug 25, 2008

    Colored pencils, leftover scrapbook supplies,

    a little glue and something fun.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 12, 2015

    I Use Crayons to Along With Pencils

    I like to do free style disigns, of my own, to music of mainly new age, from the cable music service from my cable TV, I have done this art work on paper for many years, only I am doing poster size paper this year, along with smaller size paper, I do it for my own art theapy...
    Ratfink Ratfink
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Aug 1, 2008

    Colored Pencils Have Been My Thing For 25 Years And Counting!

    When I was 11 years old, I started wanting better art supplies. I'd always loved to draw, paint and do anything creative - and I knew the crayons and cheap pencils just weren't cutting it! I had a way of honing in on the best products and I decided I had to give the Prismacolor...
    AikidoPony AikidoPony
    36-40, F
    Jul 26, 2013
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