A Scrapbook By Any Other Name is A Sketchbook

Hello Citizens of The Blogosphere, A while back (when I started using artist grade colored pencils), I found that some of them are opaque enough to use on black paper. (See my first attempt at this technique here.) While this effect can be achieved with many different wax based colored pencils, I found that I can get the most vivid color by using Prismacolor … More A Scrapbook By Any Other Name is A Sketchbook

Colored Pencil Review: Derwent Inktense Pencils

Hello Citizens of the Blogosphere, If you’ve been following my blog, you’ll know that a couple of weeks ago, I had a lot of fun with watercolor paints. (Check out my adventures in watercolor here.) When I heard about the Derwent Inktense pencils (water soluble colored pencils), I just had to try them. As such, I bought a … More Colored Pencil Review: Derwent Inktense Pencils

Late August: Colored Illustrations by Annotated Audrey

Dear Friends, I’m sorry I haven’t been able to post anything in a while. Luckily, I have been able to create and color several pieces in my spare time. Some of these works are alterations or colored forms of previous drawings I created. You can find some of the ink and pencil drawings here:  ANNOTATED … More Late August: Colored Illustrations by Annotated Audrey

Feminine: 5 Full Color Illustrations by Annotated Audrey

Hello artists, enthusiasts, art lovers and friends, Here are some of my most recent full color illustrations. The theme connecting these works is: feminine. I hope you like them! 1. Metropolis: Colored Pencil, marker and Ink on Cardstock. 2. Love In Bloom. Colored Pencil, marker and Ink on Cardstock. 3. Katherine: Colored Pencil, marker and Ink on Cardstock. 4. … More Feminine: 5 Full Color Illustrations by Annotated Audrey