Focus: Texture & Shadows
Watercolor and colored pencil make the perfect combination of mixed media. The water color creates a beautiful smooth background for the colored pencil to go in and create texture, depth, and contrast. For this assignment you will be choosing an animal, plant, or landscape from nature. It's highly recommended that before settling on a topic, you take time to consider things like hair, rough skin, or leaf count To create truly realistic images those details will make your project more "time consuming."
- Choose a topic that interests you.
- Begin to accurately sketch out your image.
- Use watercolor to create a soft base for your project.
- Use colored pencil to add texture, detail and contrast.
You will be graded on:
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Watercolor & Colored Pencil
* Sample work