Tag Archives: Coloured Pencils

Colouring Books: Painterly Days – The Woodland Watercolouring Book for Adults by Kristy Rice (review)

I’ve talked about colouring books before (about how they are not just for kids and about the different ways both artists and non-artistic people can benefit from them), but I’ve never really had any interest in buying one. Mainly because … Continue reading

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Coloured Pencils: Blue Glass Bottle (demonstration)

It’s been a while since I did an art demonstration post, so I thought I should do one before I get too busy with uni again. Since I’ve been playing with coloured pencils a lot lately, I decided I’d try … Continue reading

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Pencils: Derwent Coloursoft Pencils (review)

I love art supplies in nice, wooden boxes. Usually I don’t buy them because they’re a lot more expensive than the same set in a metal tin, but occasionally you find someone on eBay selling a used boxed set for … Continue reading

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Pencils: Lyra Rembrandt Polycolor Pencils (review)

One of the coloured pencil brands I’d often seen discussed on art forums but had never tried was Lyra Rembrandt Polycolor pencils. For a long time I didn’t bother investing in any, since I already have full sets of a … Continue reading

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Pencils: Blick Studio Coloured Pencils (review)

Over the last few years, a lot of art supply retailers have started having ‘house’ brands manufactured for them. These are art supplies made by a reputable (at least in most cases) art supply manufacturer but with the art supply … Continue reading

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Pencils: Caran d’Ache Supracolor Soft Watersoluble Pencils (review)

While browsing eBay some years ago for a reasonably priced wooden box set of Derwent Artists pencils, I came across a seller who was clearing out a number of small pencil sets from her collection. Among these were the Caran … Continue reading

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Pencils: Derwent Artists Pencils (review)

Most of us had at least one set of coloured pencils as a child, usually some cheap Crayolas or Faber-Castells or other sets you can get for a few dollars in the newsagent. If we were really lucky, however, we … Continue reading

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