General’s Pastel pencils review

General’s Pastel pencils review

The pencils come in a thin cardboard box with the plastic inserts. What I found interesting is that each pencil has an eraser. I have never seen it on pastel pencils previously. This is a 24 pencil set. In total there are 36 colors in this range. One thing I have to...
How to see what’s ‘wrong’ with your drawing

How to see what’s ‘wrong’ with your drawing

Sometimes after some time has passed you look at your work and see those mistakes that you did not notice at first. And then (well, at least me) you scratch you head and puzzle over the fact that you did not see that very apparent mistake in your work. Why is that?...

Kitten

This is a time lapse version of the tutorial from my Patreon. I am using soft pastels and Canson MiTeintes paper (reverse – smooth...

Animal Eyes

In this video I will show you how to sketch animal eyes with soft pastels. We will look at cat, dog, lion, tiger and owl eyes and at how to portray them on paper. I am using a Derwent charcoal pencil for the initial sketch, soft pastels and Canson MiTeintes flannel...

Wave

In this tutorial I will show you how to draw a seascape with soft pastels, using a fixative. I am using 800 grit sandpaper, Kohinoor fixative and soft pastels. You can find the reference photo and the full real time narrated tutorial on my Patreon...