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Colored Pencils

2-Session Daytime Workshop

Thursday, November 12 and 19, 2020 – 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET
Code: 1V00GX
Tickets
$95 - Member
$115 - Non-Member

By Lori VanKirk Schue

STREAMING PROGRAM INFORMATION

  • This program is part of our Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.
  • Platform: Zoom
  • Online registration is required.
  • If you register multiple individuals, you will be asked to supply individual names and email addresses so they can receive a Zoom link email. Please note that if there is a change in program schedule or a cancellation, we will notify you via email, and it will be your responsibility to notify other registrants in your group.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Colored pencil is an often over-looked medium that is finally coming into its own. For fine art or illustration, these simple tools can produce lovely nuances to bring your art alive with rich, vibrant color and a dizzying range of effects. Learn basic methods and strategies to create wonderful artwork guided by illustrator Lori VanKirk Schue.

As in painting, students learn layering, blending and buffing strokes to achieve the translucency of watercolors with this dry medium. Perfect for all levels and a favorite among artists who want to explore an alternative to paint or pastels, versatile colored pencils are also relatively inexpensive and easy for the mobile artist to take along.

No previous drawing experience is necessary; all skill levels are welcome.

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OTHER INFORMATION

  • The instructor is Lori VanKirk Schue.
  • 2 sessions, 3 hours each
  • This studio arts program is a Zoom Meeting to allow for patron and instructor interaction.

UPDATED PATRON INFORMATION

  • Once registered, patrons should receive an automatic email confirmation from CustomerService@SmithsonianAssociates.org.
  • Separate Zoom link information will be emailed closer to the date of the program. If you do not receive your Zoom link information 24 hours prior to the start of the program, please email Customer Service for assistance.
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Location
This program is part of our
Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.