Mar 02 2020
Apr 06 2020
Colored Pencil Portraits with Liz Monaco

Colored Pencil Portraits with Liz Monaco

Presented by North Shores Improvement Association at Colored Pencil Portraits with Liz Monaco

This six-week workshop series starting March 2, 1:30 – 4 PM will take students step-by-step on how to use colored pencils to bring out details and characteristics of the face. Each week, students will practice rendering individual facial features, then applying the new skill to complete a portrait. Students are also given a review of basic color theory. Repeat students may use a reference photo of their own. It must be a full-face view (not 3/4 view) enlarged to at least 8X10 and in clear focus using natural lighting.

Supply List:

-Graphic drawing paper
-Prismacolor Colored Pencil Portrait Set, plus Red Poppy, Canary Yellow, True Blue, True Green, Violet, Orange, Black Grape
-Drawing board or other support (heavy form board)
-White plastic eraser
-Tracing paper
-Pencil sharpener
-Poster tack or museum putty

The instructor will provide a reference photo

Location: 120 Meadow Ave, Vilano Beach
Cost: NSIA Members $120 for 6 wks, non-members $240 Join NSIA for only $25 and save.
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Questions and register with Liz Monaco at or call 850-417-2267

About Liz Monaco
She has been an active member and instructor with Flagler County Art League (FCAL) since 2003. Over the last 10 years, she has gained recognition as a multiple award-winning color pencil artist and instructor. As a graduate of the Art Institute of Philadelphia, she continued her art education with the Philadelphia College of Art and the Moore College of Art.

Admission Info

Phone: (850) 417-4467


Dates & Times

2020/03/02 - 2020/04/06

Additional time info:

Please review the supply list or contact Instructor Liz Monaco at 850-417-2267 with questions.

Location Info

Colored Pencil Portraits with Liz Monaco

120 Meadow Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084