Beautiful Girl

 

This is another image from my coloring book set by Emannuelle Colin.  I just found out they printed a fifth coloring book and yes, I ordered it!  I colored this image with my latest gift from Uncle Sam.  I bought a set of Caran de Ache Luminance pencils.  This is the last set I am buying...ever in my life.  Three of my four pencil sets have replaceable pencils so they will last forever.  I used the new pencils,  odorless mineral spirits and a blending stump to color this.  I am surprised by how smooth the color appears.  I still need to work on skin of color.  This is my best attempt so far.  I would still like it to be just a tad darker.  I'll figure it out.  Time to You Tube it.  The more I look at this I feel like I want to add some darker areas to the face to shape it more.  Project for another day!  I hope I don't destroy it.



7 comments:

  1. I love these beautiful images and your colouring is amazing
    Carol x

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  2. You've created another wonderful card!
    It sounds like you have a lot going on right now...Hoping everything goes well for you and your family...

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  3. OMG just leave it alone, it's awesome! Your work on the hair is stunning. So, these new Luminance pencils, how do they compare with the Polychromos pencils? I thought they were the best? Never mind, apparently, they are the two best brands for different techniques, according to youtube reviews. Now you have the best, no matter what! xoxo

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  4. wow Diane, your colouring is amazing, the skin tone and hair colouring is awesome♥

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  5. Great job! I am glad you like your new pencils.
    Hugs Monica

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  6. Just stunning you are such an artist with coloring.

    Hugs diane

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  7. Oh my, this is stunning Diane. To me the colouring is perfect I especially like her hair. All your girls are worthy of framing I'm thinking. xx

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