Lisa Dinhofer
Craftsy Instructor

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Lisa Dinhofer is a prolific artist whose work has been shown in more than 100 solo and group exhibitions. Her art has been featured in Art News, The New York Times and American Artist Magazine among others, and in 2001 she was awarded a significant commission from the Metropolitan Transit Authority to create a 90-foot mosaic mural at New York?s Port Authority subway station. Dinhofer teaches drawing at the National Academy of Design School of ... Read Full Bio »

Lisa's Craftsy Classes

Drawing With Colored Pencils

Easily create endless colors and beautifully realistic artwork with this affordable, transportable medium! Artist Lisa Dinhofer guides you through burnishing and blending for seamless surfaces and using solvent to create a soft-focus wash effect. Quickly conquer erasing, scraping and embossing techniques to add texture and dimension to your work and dive into various methods of masking to keep your borders pristine and preserve lifelike highlights.  Harness the full potential of your pencils with a still-life rendering, and establish value and atmospheric depth through strategic placement of warm and cool colors. Explore your creative instincts with colored pencil and gain the confidence to create expressive, exuberant works of art!

$19.99 $29.99

Lisa's Projects

Color Reference Grids
Warm & Cool Exercise
Masking Technique
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