Drawing: Make a Swatch Card with Stabilo Carbothello Pastel Pencils

1. Glue white drawing paper onto black drawing paper. Using light pencil lines and a ruler, mark equal spaces for the number of colours you will swatch.

2. Colour a continuous line with each Stabilo Carbothello Pastel Pencil across the black and white papers adjusting pressure to achieve different colour intensities.

Stabilo Carbothello pastel pencils

3. Use a white Posca Marker or Gel Pens to label each swatch colour.

Stabilo Carbothello pastel pencils

4. Try a different gradient line across the bottom of the page using 3-4 different colours.
Stabilo Carbothello pastel pencils


Try a Large Rainbow Colour Gradient!
1. Layer colours so they overlap and blend with one another.
2. Use the pencil, your finger, or blending stomp for smooth blends.

Stabilo Carbothello pastel pencils

3. Multiple layers can be done for optimal intensity if one colour overpowers another.

Stabilo carbothello pastel pencils

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