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Pencil Artist of the Week: Megan Humphries

This week’s featured artist is Megan Humphries, a UK based pencil artist who creates graphite and color pencil portraits of household pets and wildlife using color and graphite pencils. Megan is a self taught artist who uses Faber Castell Polychromos color pencils primarily. Using photographs of her subjects, Megan’s specialty is creating highly detailed, realistic […]

Pencil Artist Darío Mekler

Pencil Artist of the Week: Darío Mekler

This week’s featured artist is Darío Mekler, a pencil artist and painter based in Argentina. Darío creates pencil-based representations of social and political issues, but it was his pencil-based interpretations of several Edgar Allen Poe stories. The stories Darío adapted to graphite are “The Pit and the Pendulum,” “The Black Cat” and “The Tell Tale […]

Pencil Artist Jasmina Susak

Pencil Artist of the Week: Jasmina Susak

This week’s featured artist is Jasmine Susak, a pencil artist from Hungary who creates colored pencil drawings of subjects ranging from wildlife to celebrities. Jasmina’s drawings are textbook examples of color pencil technique. In fact, she has an entire website dedicated to sharing her flawless technique with her fellow artists. Jasmina primarily uses Prismacolor Premier […]