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« on: March 26, 2013 07:28:21 PM »

This was my first colored pencil-only realism drawing. My only reference was a black and white photo from a magazine ad, so I had to improvise his skin color.
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« Reply #1 on: March 26, 2013 07:55:30 PM »

Very nice! Colored pencil is surprisingly different from just graphite, but so fun to build and blend. I use Prismacolor Premier. What did you use? And is this Ron Paul? My hubby thought it was when I showed him.
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« Reply #2 on: March 26, 2013 07:58:12 PM »

Thanks, I actually just used crayola colored pencils lol. Usually I just use graphite and blend but I didn't do any blending in this one just a lot of layering. I didn't even know who it was until a few minutes ago when my dad guessed it and I had to Google it (haha), it's Harvey Keitel.
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« Reply #3 on: March 26, 2013 08:56:24 PM »

Holy cow, just Crayola?! I am even more impressed now! Prismacolor tend to blend a little, especially if you use a blending pencil of just wax, so it feels more natural for me.
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« Reply #4 on: March 26, 2013 10:16:24 PM »

Beautifully done.
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« Reply #5 on: March 27, 2013 06:56:55 AM »

amazing!
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« Reply #6 on: March 27, 2013 12:08:53 PM »

AMAZING!!
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« Reply #7 on: March 27, 2013 04:17:48 PM »

thanks guys Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: March 28, 2013 08:46:12 AM »

WOW!  That is some impressive blending with Crayolas!  And I guess I am showing my old age when I instantly recognized Harvey Cheesy
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