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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: September 16, 2019

 

Topic: Art Questions

 

Points of Interest:

John and Lisa are teaming up in this episodes to answer a series of questions from folks who attended a recent livestream:

 

-How do you overcome your fear of posting art online?

-How do you know when to declare your piece “finished”?

-Even if you don’t pursue a fine art degree, is it valuable to get a business or administration degree?

-Should you tell a client how many hours it takes you to complete a piece?

-Who has the copyright if multiple artists use the same reference photo?

-If I sell an original, do I still have the right to make and sell prints?

-How do you choose the best background for your subject?

 

 

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As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: September 9, 2019

 

Topic: Perfectionism

 

Points of Interest:

If you’ve ever allowed your perfectionism to keep you from moving forward,  you’re in good company! John and Lisa share specific ways that perfectionism has been a roadblock to their growth and productivity, along with practical suggestions for recognizing it, then showing up and doing the work anyway!

 

Links Referenced

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As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

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218 Imitation vs. Innovation

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: September 2, 2019

 

Topic: Imitation vs. Innovation

 

Points of Interest:

John has received a lot of messages and comments lately from newer artists bemoaning the time they lost by following step-by-step art tutorials. The question comes up over and over again: Is copying wrong? John weighs in, and talks about the purpose served by imitation (and how to break out into innovation). Listen in for the answers!

 

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: August 26, 2019

 

Topic: Commission Considerations

 

Points of Interest:

If you’re diving into the world of commissions, John and Lisa want to save you from some of the mistakes they’ve made! Here are their top considerations:

-Have a set pricelist before anyone approaches you about commissions.

-Know how long a piece is going to take you so you can provide an accurate timeline to your prospective client.

-Have a contract with some important stipulations: copyrights, what changes you’re willing to make, etc.

-Educate your client on how to take care of the artwork.

-Be aware of the time and patience it will take going back and forth on client communication.

-Don’t be afraid to turn away a commission when you don’t have a solid reference!

 

 

 

 

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: August 19, 2019

 

Topic: Pushy Facilitator

 

Points of Interest:

John is answering a specific listener question today about workshop leaders/facilitators who put the pressure on group members to work to the leader’s standards and time constraints. If you’ve ever participated in or led an art group, you’ll want to hear this advice for handling this tricky dynamic!

 

 

 

 

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215 UART Dark Pastel Paper

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: August 12, 2019

 

Topic: UART Dark Pastel Paper

 

Points of Interest:

Curious about the Dark Pastel Paper by UART? John offers an inside look at what makes it a great choice for portrait drawings, as well as some info about other products that work well in tandem with this paper.

Bonus: your inner nerd will enjoy hearing about how this paper is actually produced!

Sharpened Artist Livestream

 

Links Referenced

UART Dark Pastel Paper – 600

UART Dark Pastel Paper -- 800

Powder Blender

Touch Up Texture

Textured Fixative

Derwent Lightfast Colored Pencils

 

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: August 5, 2019

 

Topic: Odd Personal Question

 

Points of Interest:

You won’t hear any technique tips this week, but John and Lisa ARE sharing the answers to some of the more personal questions they receive from time to time. Share your answers to these questions in the comments as well! We always love hearing from the podcast community!

 

-How would you describe your career to a stranger?

-What’s your favorite thing about being an artist?

-What’s your biggest struggle as an artist?

-If you weren’t an artist, what would your job be?

 

 

 

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As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here!

 

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213 Favorite Colored Pencil Colors

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: July 29, 2019

 

Topic: Favorite Colored Pencil Colors

 

Points of Interest:

John and guest host, Barb Sotiropoulos, spend this episode discussing what makes an amazing colored pencil color, and listing some of their absolute favorites.

Is it possible to complete an entire piece with just one brand?

Should you color swatch as soon as you get a new set?

Can you rescue a great color that won’t sharpen well?

Listen in for the answers to these questions, then check out the specific color recommendations by clicking the links below!

Also, be sure and check out Barb’s website and Instagram page!

Links Referenced:

Luminance White

Polychromos Dark Indigo

Faber Castell Caput Mortuum

Derwent Drawing Chinese White

Pablo White

Derwent Lightfast Mars Violet (not available in open stock)

Derwent Lightfast Ruby Earth

Derwent Lightfast Sienna

Derwent Lightfast Venetian Red

Inktense Bark

Luminance Burnt Sienna

Luminance Burnt Ochre

Luminance Brown Ochre

Prismacolor Carmine Red

 

 

 

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212 Lightfast Questions And Paper Tone

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: July 22, 2019

 

Topic: Lightfast Color Questions and Paper Tone

 

Points of Interest:

John and Lisa are using this episode to tackle a few of the questions they receive over and over:

 

-Do you cover every bit of the paper with pencil, or do you use the tone of the paper to help with the color?

-How do you cut down larger paper?

-Can you use non-lightfast colors underneath your lightfast colors?

 

 

Links Referenced:

Colored Pencil Titanium White

Canson Mi-Teintes Drawing Paper

Interview with Holly Bedrosian

Logan mat cutters

 

 

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As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here!

 

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: July 15, 2019

 

Topic: Motivation

 

Points of Interest:

Ahhh, motivation – that elusive magic we’re all looking for! John and Lisa chat in this episode about ways to jumpstart your motivation to work on your art. Tune in for some inspiring quotes to jot down and hang in your studio, project ideas to give your creativity a boost, and some ways to trick yourself into working without even needing to search for motivation!

 

Links Referenced:

Derwent Lightfast Pencils 72 Set

Pastelmat

 

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210 Derwent Lightfast Pencil - 72 Set

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: July 8, 2019

 

Topic: Derwent Lightfast Pencils – 72 Set

 

Points of Interest:

Today’s episode is an enthusiastic review of the new Derwent Lightfast Pencil 72 set. John shares his experience using the pencils on a variety of surfaces, along with detailed info on the new color choices, lightfast ratings, and a comparison to the colored pencil brands you know and love. Stay tuned for the 48 set and 100 set, coming later this year!

 

Links Referenced:

Derwent Lightfast Pencils – 72 Set

Derwent Lightfast Pencils Video Review

Clairefontaine Pastelmat

 

 

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: July 1, 2019

 

Topic: You vs. Spectators

 

Points of Interest:

John hosts this episode on his own today, encouraging you as a creator to take the opinions of spectators with a grain of salt. We are often vulnerable in our creative process, but only YOUR opinion matters when it comes to your own art! Listen to today’s episode for the full pep talk.

 

 

 

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If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here!

 

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: June 24, 2019

 

Topic: Q and A

 

Points of Interest:

More listener questions coming your way in today’s episode! John and Lisa are sounding off on these topics:

 

-Are water soluble colors tested for lightfastness when dry or wet?

-What are the best mediums to mix with colored pencil?

-Other than saying NO, how do you do a portrait from a less-than-stellar reference photo?

 

Links Referenced

 

 

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As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: June 17, 2019

 

Topic: Q and A

 

Points of Interest:

It’s Q and A time again! Here are the questions John and Lisa are tackling in this episode:

 

-How do I make black Polychromos look rich and vibrant?

-What are some techniques for creating whiskers?

-What is the best way to improve when drawing animal anatomy?

-What is the reason for the surge in interest in colored pencil art in recent years?

 

Links Referenced

Colored Pencil Touch Up Texture

Colored Pencil Titanium White

Derwent Lightfast Colored Pencils – 72 set

 

 

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John’s Twitter: @sharpenedartist

Lisa’s Twitter: @lachri

 

 

As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here!

 

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206 Must Have Items for Colored Pencil Art

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: June 10, 2019

 

Topic: Must Have Items for Colored Pencil Art

 

Points of Interest:

John and Lisa are always trying to push themselves by trying new products and discovering new techniques. In this episode, they share some of the tools that have been making an appearance in recent projects (and may earn a permanent place in the toolbox)!

 

 

Links Referenced

Glassine

Sticky Putty

Faber Castell Perfection Eraser Pencil

Tombow MONO Sand Eraser (5 pack)

Adobe Photoshop

Paint.net

GIMP

Stonehenge Legion Paper Mini Pad Sampler

Brush and Pencil Titanium White

Brush and Pencil Touch Up Texture

Slice Craft Cutter Knife

Adjustable Copy Holder Clip

 

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As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here!

 

Stay sharp!

205 Summertime Project Ideas

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: June 3, 2019

 

Topic: Summertime Project Ideas

 

Points of Interest:

Summer can be an excellent time to get outside and shoot some fantastic reference photos for your next project. John and Lisa share a list of subjects that should be easy for you to track down during warmer weather, including wildlife, weather, bodies of water, and people out enjoying the sunshine. Take a listen and see if their ideas spark some inspiration!

 

Photo references:

Go to this link to download any of these photos.

Taken in Kansas City. Open grill at the City Market.

Taken in Kansas City. Open grill at the City Market.

Art Reference Flower - Taken in Asheville, NC

Art Reference Flower - Taken in Asheville, NC

Art Reference - Whistle Stop Cafe

Art Reference - Whistle Stop Cafe

Art Reference - Bald Eagle

Art Reference - Bald Eagle

Art Reference - Farm Landscape

Art Reference - Farm Landscape

Art Reference - Field

Art Reference - Field

Art Reference - Jugs Up

Art Reference - Jugs Up


Links Referenced

Osmo Action Camera

  

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As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here!

 

Stay sharp!

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: May 27, 2019

 

Topic: Motivation

 

Points of Interest:

John and Lisa are often asked about what motivates them to create their artwork. Today’s episode explores the fickle nature of motivation (and how to find or jump start your own)!

 

Links Referenced

Join the waitlist for Face Value: The Ultimate Colored Pencil Course!

 

 

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John’s Twitter: @sharpenedartist

Lisa’s Twitter: @lachri

 

 

As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here!

 

Stay sharp!

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: May 20, 2019

 

Topic: Interview with Maria Wilson

 

Points of Interest:

Today’s episode is the first if its kind on the Colored Pencil Podcast – an interview with an up-and-coming artist! Maria Wilson is currently a student in the Face Value portrait course, and she recounts her journey going from an admirer of colored pencil art to an empowered, determined artist.

 

Links Referenced

Join the waitlist for Face Value: The Ultimate Colored Pencil Course!

 

Products Mentioned

Caran D’ache Luminance Pencils

Stonehenge Paper by Legion Paper

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John’s Twitter: @sharpenedartist

Lisa’s Twitter: @lachri

 

 

As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here!

 

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202 My Obsession With Portraits

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: May 13, 2019

 

Topic: My Obsession With Portraits

 

Points of Interest:

John talks about his experience of diving back into art about a decade ago. He started gathering instruction wherever he could – mentors, workshops, books, videos, etc. – and decided that he wanted to create his own comprehensive course someday to offer artists not just the how, but the why of portraiture! It finally came to fruition as the Face Value course within the Sharpened Artist Academy.

Check out the links below to see if it’s right for you!

 

Links Referenced

 

 

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John’s Twitter: @sharpenedartist

Lisa’s Twitter: @lachri

 

 

As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here!

 

Stay sharp!

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: May 6, 2019

 

Topic: Clairefontaine PastelMat

 

Points of Interest:

Clairefontaine PastelMat was created for a different medium but works beautifully with colored pencils! John and Lisa rave about this paper in today’s episode, sharing pros and cons and some of the similarities and differences with other papers.

 

Links Referenced

Clairefontaine PastelMat

 

 

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Looking for past episodes? The “Techniques” CD is a curated edition of some of our earlier shows. Click here to learn more!

 

John’s Twitter: @sharpenedartist

Lisa’s Twitter: @lachri

 

 

As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

If you want more colored pencil inspiration, snag a FREE sample issue of the COLORED PENCIL MAGAZINE here!

 

Stay sharp!