436-Colored Pencil Workshop

This workshop is perfect for anyone looking to begin their journey with colored pencils or those who wish to expand their skills and learn some new techniques. Discussions and demonstrations on various paper surfaces, burnishing, layering and more will be given. Elements such as color, value, form and proportion will be shown.

NOTE: This is the IN PERSON component of a hybrid workshop. There will be students participating IN PERSON concurrently with students joining the class ONLINE via Zoom.

Special Notes

All students must comply with the Policies and Procedures found on The Center's website. There will be no refunds for students removed from class for failure to observe The Center’s Policies and Procedures.


Toned paper (strathmore toned grey or tan) or Strathmore artagain pad
Prismacolor colored pencils (bigger the set the better but at least the 36 ct)

About the Instructor

Andrea Gianchiglia

BFA, University of Hartford Art School, major in illustration, minor in art history. Exhibitions: Many solo, group and juried shows at various galleries and museums in the tri-state area. Awards: has won awards for her specialty, animal portraiture. Her work is in private collections throughtout the country and is available for commissions. A member of Society of Animal Artists, Salmagundi Club, and the Catherine Lorillard Wolfe art group. Visit www.agillustration.com


Class Details

September 22 - September 22, 09:30 am - 02:30 pm

Days: Friday

Tuition: $120

Member Tuition: $95

Location: The Center for Contemporary Art

Semester: Fall 2023

Level: Adult (All Levels)

Instructor: Andrea Gianchiglia