Introduction to Colored Pencils

Introduction to Colored Pencils


Sat - 08/31/2019    
9:30 am - 4:30 pm


Valley Art Center
842 6th St, Clarkston, WA, 99403

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Introduction to

Colored Pencils


P. Craig Ellertson

August 30 – 31 2019

Friday & Saturday

9:30am – 4:30pm


Valley Art Center

842 6th Street, Clarkston WA 99403


Introduction to Colored Pencils


+ $20 materials fee

2 Day Workshop

August 30 – 31 2019

P Craig Ellertson will display his beautiful colored pencil paintings during the month of August at the Valley Art Center culminating with a 2 day workshop where he will share some of his secrets to a successful painting. He will be your guide as you experiment on both black and white papers using basic to more advanced blending methods. You will create a photo realistic image of a marble plus plumeria blossoms on black paper. Except for the pencils and some extras the materials will be supplied by the instructor for a $20 fee paid the first day of class.

Class Supply List

$20 fee includes

  1. Sand paper Block
  2. Small bottle of 91% rubbing alcohol
  3. Small bottle of Zest-it solvent
  4. Q-tips for blending
  5. Eraser Pencil
  6. Eraser Shield
  7. Haik Brush
  8. Colored pencil Accessory set
  9. Mounting putty for lifting color off
  10. Pouch for accessories
  11. Transfer paper
  12. Colored paper

Attendee Supplied Accessories

  1. Battery/Electric Pencil Sharpener (Optional)
  2. Battery Operated Eraser (Optional but very handy accessory to have)
  3. HP or Mechanical Pencil

Attendee Supplied Pencils

All colored pencils are Prisma Premier Colored Pencils with the exception of one Primsacolor Verithin Pencil.

Glass Marble:

  1. Peach Beige
  2. Caribbean Sea
  3. Cobalt Blue
  4. China Blue
  5. Indigo Blue
  6. Sky Blue Light
  7. Blue Violet Lake
  8. Chocolate
  9. Burnt Ochre
  10. True Green


  1. Eggshell
  2. Warm Gray 30%
  3. French Gray 30%
  4. Chestnut
  5. Prismacolor Verithin White

Colors common to both projects:

  1. Black
  2. White

Please call to reserve your place today!

*If you would like to enroll in a workshop, but cost is preventing you from signing up, a scholarship of half the workshop fee may be available (one scholarship per workshop). We invite you to apply using this form.

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