Colored pencil is a wonderfully versatile medium. It's perfect when used alone for drawing or even used in combination for layering under various other media, such as felt tip pen or watercolor. Colored Pencils will teach you the techniques you need to take full advantage of this medium's potential. Written by a professional artist with extensive experience in the medium of colored pencil, this book will teach you all about the materials needed to get started, as well as basic layering techniques to achieve deep, rich color. And this Artist's Library Series guide includes comprehensive instructions that will help you learn to draw a variety of subjects in colored pencil.