Editor’s Note – September 2019

Editor’s Note – September 2019

This is my last personal back-to-school season as my oldest enters her Senior year. Even if you don’t have any students yourself, it is still a time of getting back to the drawing board as fall settles in. To help with your instruction we have great sketchbook...

Editor’s Note – August 2019

I want to start off with a reminder that this is the last month to get your entry in for the 2019 Art Competition. There are lots of great prizes to win from Blick, Caran d’Ache, and Legion. If you are an active subscriber, or have purchased a listing in the 2020 Look...

Editor’s Note – July 2019

This lovely cover art belongs to our very talented featured artist Erin Breneman. You will love viewing her centerfold garden gallery as she shares her process and background inside. We continue our nature walk with the stunning work of Jennifer Morrison. She is here...

Editor’s Note – June 2019

What a fun issue we have for you this month! We are featuring one of the most incredible pet portrait artists in the world. Meet Patricia Otero from Spain, she creates massive pieces of artwork with amazing life-like detail. We also have Allan Barbeau, who has chosen...

Editor’s Note – May 2019

Welcome to another issue! I hope you are feeling encouraged by these monthly doses of COLORED PENCIL Magazine, but if you are struggling to feel like a growing artist, know you are not alone, Barb Sotiropoulos addresses how you can work through your art insecurities...

Editor’s Note – April 2019

Wow, 100 issues of COLORED PENCIL Magazine are now in print – it only took 8 1/2 years! As I prepared for this issue I had to go through every magazine we created and it was quite a fun walk down memory lane. I am happy to share our story with you on our firsts...