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Topic: Interview with Tanja Gant (self taught colored pencil artist)

Tanja talks about her process and approach to doing portraits in colored pencil.  She works in both colored pencil and graphite.  While her work in unique and easily identifiable, she pushes and challenges herself with each new drawing.  

See more of her work and check out her extensive portfolio at:  http://tanjagant.com/

Links:

http://tanjagant.com/

http://scottwaddellfineart.com/

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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: December 3, 2018

Topic: Sketchbooks

Points of Interest:

In this episode, John and Lisa share their rediscovered love for sketching! Learn why sketchbooks can save you a ton of headache on your projects, and how they can boost your creativity in ways you never would have imagined. And while we’re talking about sketchbooks…

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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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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: November 26, 2018

Topic: Colored Pencil Gift Ideas

Points of Interest:

It’s that time of year ago! Here are John and Lisa’s top gift ideas for the colored pencil artist’s list that you may want to add to yours!

Links Referenced

Colored Pencil Magazine subscription

Tombow Mono Erasers: Round, Rectangle, and Sand Eraser.

Electric Eraser - Derwent Battery-Operated Eraser

CARL Angel-5 Pencil Sharpener

Derwent Super Point Manual Helical Pencil Sharpener

Caran D’ache Luminance Colored Pencils

Derwent Drawing Pencils

Derwent Lightfast Colored Pencils

Polychromos Pencils

Pan Pastels

Panasonic LUMIX G7 Mirrorless Camera with 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens

Echo dot and smart plug 

Giottos Rocket Air Blaster

Easel lights

Velcro cable management

Porcelain palette

Drawing board

Drawing board travel

You’re going to love the journals from our new sponsor, In Defense of Paper! American made, sustainably sourced, and made with archival materials, they’re unlike any other journal on the market today. Get $5 off using this link!

Ready to take your business to the next level? Check out the copywriting and blogging services at Clarity & Flair:

www.clarityandflair.com

Free 30-day Audible Trial:

www.audibletrial.com/cppodcast

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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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: November 5, 2018

Topic: Interview with Barb Sotiropoulos

Points of Interest:

John and Lisa are chatting with Canadian artist Barb Sotiropoulos, who happens to be the Q&A columnist in the COLORED PENCIL Magazine! Listen in to hear her talk about innovation in the colored pencil world, how she pushes herself creatively, and why she has no plans to quit her day job!

Links Referenced

 Check out Barb’s website and blog here.

Get more from Barb in the November issue of COLORED PENCIL Magazine:

Sharpened Artist Listeners Exclusive!

20% off the Nov 2018 Print or Digital Issue 

Use Code: SHARP11 through 11/30/18 only (not valid with other offers)

FREE Download of the 2018 Jerry’s Gift Guide & SoHo-Ho Demo by Barb Sotiropoulos

You’re going to love the journals from our new sponsor, In Defense of Paper! American made, sustainably sourced, and made with archival materials, they’re unlike any other journal on the market today. Get $5 off using this link!

Ready to take your business to the next level? Check out the copywriting and blogging services at Clarity & Flair:

www.clarityandflair.com

Free 30-day Audible Trial:

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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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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast 

Release Date: October 22, 2018 

Topic: Interview with Holly Bedrosian

Points of Interest

Today’s episode features John and Lisa’s conversation with colored pencil artist Holly Bedrosian. Holly shares her background in art, her artistic process, and some sage wisdom for artists searching for their signature style.

Links Referenced:

Holly Bedrosian Fine Art

Ready to take your business to the next level? Check out the copywriting and blogging services at Clarity & Flair: 

www.clarityandflair.com 

Free 30-day Audible Trial: 

www.audibletrial.com/cppodcast 

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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Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: October 8, 2018

Topic: How to Stay a Beginner

Points of Interest:

Want to stay a beginner forever? This episode is just for you!! John and Lisa share some surefire (tongue in cheek) advice for stunting your artistic growth, including:

1.     Keep switching mediums

2.     Never finish a project

3.     Never ask for help

4.     Skip the fundamentals

5.     Don’t sketch or draw daily

6.     Never think for yourself

Ready to take your business to the next level? Check out the copywriting and blogging services at Clarity & Flair:

www.clarityandflair.com

Free 30-day Audible Trial:

www.audibletrial.com/cppodcast

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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