My Journeys in Colored Pencil ... And Other Mediums
Monday, December 8, 2008
Holly & Berries
I drew this little piece with my class last week. I have them working on gray Pastelboard. However, I didn't have enough Pastelboard so I made my own little experimental ground. I took a 5x7" piece of gatorboard, sprayed a layer of gesso and then rolled on a layer of blue/gray Colourfix. The surface is more textured than the Pastelboard but worked well enough for me to demonstrate the process to the class. I'm going to frame it and stand it on a small easel for the holidays! Crafty ...