Once you’ve explored the variety of subjects and techniques these three artists offer, we hope this book will become a handy reference tool as you advance as an artist. Classes and workshops in colored pencil drawing are offered through many art centers and retail stores, and you can always learn more just from experimenting with other tools, techniques, and colors. Explore what works best for you, and keep looking for unique and interesting subjects to inspire you. Don’t be afraid to try something new and challenging, and don’t worry about making mistakes. Use your imagination, and soon you’ll discover your own style and approach. Most of all, we hope you enjoy all your artistic adventures in colored pencil!