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« on: August 22, 2005 05:08:11 PM »

I am looking for a good set of BLENDABLE colored pencils.
Any suggestions?
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« Reply #1 on: August 22, 2005 05:12:48 PM »

I believe the brand is named Colorama. I'm not sure, you can find them at Michael's. You would use the two colors you wish to blend, and then there is a certain pencil, it's just a clear type, and you rub that over the two colors and it blends them. Worked wonders for me when I was using them for a Washington DC collage.
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« Reply #2 on: August 22, 2005 05:15:04 PM »

i use prisma colored pencils, i think you buy the blending pencil seperate. you can get them at michaels as well.
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« Reply #3 on: August 23, 2005 08:46:37 AM »

You can blend almost any coloured pencils if you use acetone. Softer pencils such as prismacolour might blend better, as they'll lay more colour down.
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« Reply #4 on: August 23, 2005 09:02:42 AM »

prismas do pretty well about blending on their own, i'd say.  I adore prismacolors  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: August 26, 2005 09:00:47 PM »

Prisma's are my choice as well! If you get yourself a clear blending Prismacolor marker, they also work great to smooth two colors together.
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« Reply #6 on: September 17, 2005 04:32:46 PM »

i use prisma colored pencils, i think you buy the blending pencil seperate. you can get them at michaels as well.

Yeah I reccoment Prisma as well, theyre very sturdy and the colors and shades you cant get if you buy their biggest pack is unbelievable Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: September 30, 2005 10:31:32 PM »

i use faber-castells and i L-O-V-E them
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« Reply #8 on: November 26, 2005 06:44:51 PM »

prisma colors... or just put a base of white colored pencil down first and it makes colored pencils blend easier
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I must say, Prang is quite wonderful. They're the kind with the panda on the front.
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