Editor’s Note – August 2021

Editor’s Note – August 2021

We are happy to bring you more artful summer reading in this issue of COLORED PENCIL Magazine, thanks to our amazing contributors! This month we are featuring canine artist Christina Shalaby. We hope that her dog portraits will inspire you to enter our Pet Portrait...
Conte A Paris Giveaway!

Conte A Paris Giveaway!

Deadline: 7/31/21 Win one of six Conté à Paris Pastel Pencil 12 piece sets. Valid Continental USA addresses only. Just enter below and we will select 6 random winners. One entry per person, per email. By signing up, you will be added to our newsletter, unsubscribe...
Editor’s Note – July 2021

Editor’s Note – July 2021

Happy Summer! This month I wanted to deal with an issue that many of our colored pencil artists have – inserting backgrounds! We start with P. Craig Ellertson who helps you to add backgrounds to your work with inspiration from his art and history. Our book of...
Chromaflow Giveaway!

Chromaflow Giveaway!

CLOSED: 6/30/21 CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS Lauren Engeman, Lesley Reed, Jack Miller, and Chris Small Win one of five NEW Derwent Chromaflow 24piece sets. USA Only. 5 ways to enter! We will select 5 qualifying entrants to win, one from each of the entry types....
Editor’s Note – May 2021

Editor’s Note – May 2021

Feeling blue? We sure are, inspired by our featured artist Thomas Fluharty who has made his mark in the art world with a single indigo blue pencil … the Prismacolor Premier 901! Prismacolor was generous enough to put this pencil inside every print copy so you...
Editor’s Note – April 2021

Editor’s Note – April 2021

Spring is a time of renewal and fresh starts, and also the theme of this month’s issue. We start with Book of the Month, Create Your Life Book by Tamar LaPorte. This book encourages growth with an excerpt that focuses on conquering your blocks and fears. Dary Cabrera...