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Week 1: Overview of Materials and an Eye Color Study with Fei Meng

Week 1: Overview of Materials and an Eye Color Study
Create Realistic Portraits with Colored Pencils Learn the materials and techniques needed to get started

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Fei Meng
Head & Portrait
Colored Pencil
2h 22m 28s

In week one, you will discover the tools needed to create colored pencil portraiture. Instructor Fei Meng will walk you through all the materials she uses for her drawings. You will learn how to create color palettes and discover a variety of blending techniques. Then, Fei will show you how to make a color sketch of an eye.

Throughout this course, you’ll have access to the NMA community for feedback and critiques to improve your work as you progress.

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