OSHR 1705 - Drawing with Colored Pencils

  • Noncredit
  • Fort Collins

This course is offered through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Colorado State University. You must be a member of Osher to enroll in this course.

Working with colored pencils is a terrific way to open the door to your creative genius! This medium is neither difficult nor intimidating and is accommodating to a broad range of expression for all types of art, from still life and landscapes to animals and portraiture.

You will be guided throughout this course in learning to use colored pencils with in-class demonstrations of various techniques and color exercises in mixing, theory, and experimentation with a variety of papers.

This class is great for people who like to draw, at any stage, and want to learn to use this fun and expressive medium.

Readings: Borgeson, Bet, The Colored Pencil: Key Concepts for Handling the Medium, Revised Edition (Practical Art Books), ISBN 0-8230-0729-9.

Noncredit courses do not produce academic credit nor appear on a Colorado State University academic transcript.