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Intro to Colored Pencil Materials and Technique w/Deborah Maklowski

July 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join colored pencil artist Deborah Maklowski at HorseSpirit Arts Gallery in historic Savage Mill for a full day of exploration and expression, learning about colored pencil as a fine art medium. You can try out 17 different brands/types of oil/wax-based and water-soluble pencils on a variety of surfaces, including drawing, printing, and watercolor paper, sanded pastel paper, drafting film, and suede mat board, while practicing new techniques and learning new skills. Find out why colored pencil is taking the art world by storm!

All supplies are included.

Applications and Techniques
o Layering and glazing for best effects
o Achieving a full range of values
o Mark-making, textures, burnishing, blending, erasing and incising
o Tips for avoiding disasters


July 20, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


8600 Foundry St
Savage, MD 20763 + Google Map