Colored Pencil on Black Canson Paper - Artist Forum
 2Likes
  • 2 Post By Sean
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of Old 10-21-2014, 02:05 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
Sean's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: California, Sierra's
Posts: 145
Colored Pencil on Black Canson Paper

This was my first attempt at trying colored pencil with black paper. I did do it once before but it was all done with a white pencil. This time around it was a tad different.

I found Prizmacolor pencils worked best. They didn't 'scratch-up' the preceding layers of colors like my Caran D'Ache's and Derwent pencils did. It was fun and enjoyable playing with something new yet, I'm not too happy with the results. I used Krylon workable fixatif as I usually do to finalizing the color blending and give it a little gloss. But with the pencils I used and the black paper, I had a problem with the black bleeding or showing through which bummed me out as it was the finale step.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	CCF10212014_00000.jpg
Views:	296
Size:	97.7 KB
ID:	9761  

TerryCurley and Susan Mulno like this.

Work like you don't need the money,
Dance like no one is watching
And love like you've never been hurt

Be kind, everyone carries great burdens
Sean is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of Old 11-12-2015, 08:13 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2015
Posts: 4
I Thought it was chalk

Cool I like it
JordanPav is offline  
post #3 of Old 11-12-2015, 09:04 PM
Liz
Senior Member
 
Liz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2015
Posts: 455
Wow that's very nice! I was thinking of trying color pencils, what sort of paper is used them?
Liz is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Artist Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome