Editor’s Note – February 2023

It’s a month to celebrate love, and we love color! Our featured artist Thinh Dinh uses colors in the most surprising and wonderful ways to create portraits with a romantic mood. Next, Crystian Hopper dares to be bold with his larger-than-life colored pencil pieces,...
Pastel Pack Giveaway

Pastel Pack Giveaway

Send us your best drawing hack for a chance to win this amazing Pastel Pack from Cheap Joe’s Art Stuff. Enter by 2/28/23, and we will select our top hack to win the prize pack and other favorites to be published in COLORED PENCIL Magazine. Share your hack, then...
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Subscribe by February 28th! CREATIVE DRAWING: SYMBOLS AND SACRED GEOMETRY A Beginner’s Step-by-Step Guide to Drawing and Painting Inspired Motifs Ana Victoria Calderon Format: Paperback, 144 Pages The study and creation of sacred geometry inspires the imagination and...

Editor’s Note – January 2023

We are thrilled to start our 13th year with Alex Fleming’s work gracing our cover! Enjoy his work and learn how his realistic wildlife art supports the conservation of the animals he portrays. If you love polar bears, then you will enjoy our excerpt from the book of...
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Congratulations to our WinnerLeah Baranov Drawing Wild Animals Essential Techniques and Fascinating Facts for the Curious Artist Author: Oana Befort and Maggie Reinbold Format: Paperback, 144 Pages To nurture the artist, you’ll get more than 25 step-by-step...
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Subscribe by December 31st! PENCIL ART WORKSHOP Techniques, Ideas, and Inspiration for Drawing and Designing with Pencil Author: Matt Rota Format: Paperback, 40 Pages Discover, through step-by-step instructions and illustrations, how to choose the right pencil for...

Editor’s Note – December 2022

We are rushing towards the end of another year, and we love to celebrate with touting the winners of the 2022 Art Competition. We are always overwhelmed at the amount and quality of the entries and this year it was Julie Freeman who had to make the hard decisions. See...
Watkins Book Giveaway

Watkins Book Giveaway

WINNER: Sowmya Vijayaraghavan Didn’t win? Get 20% off + FREE shipping with coupon code ANIMALPENCIL at: www.searchpressusa.com Valid til 2/28/23 Learn more about this book and read our interview withLisa Ann Watkins inside the November issue! Get the November...

Editor’s Notes – November 2022

​ We are so thankful you are here with us again and want you to know how much we appreciate you! We are also grateful for Becky Chan to return with her top tips for airbrush and colored pencils. Her pet portraits are so soft and realistic that you will want to try her...

Furniture Picks for Your Art Studio

Check out these awesome pieces we found that could make your life better in the studio. Including a bookshelf that holds all size canvases, a flexible art desk, and the most comfortable chair that your back will love your for! Gizoon 71” Bookshelf This bookshelf with...