Step-by-step videos and galleries

A selection of step-by-step videos and image galleries documenting the process of creating the colored pencil and digital drawings.

 

Making-of videos

Drawing "Pool Beauty" feat. Natascha Klein

Pool Beauty feat. Natascha Klein
21 April 2014

Making-of video of the colored pencil drawing Pool Beauty 

Drawing Springtime Feet

Springtime Feet
20 October 2012

Making-of video of the colored pencil drawing Springtime Feet

Drawing Natascha

Natascha
15 June 2012

Making-of video of the colored pencil drawing Natascha

Drawing Zhang Ziyi 章子怡

Zhang Ziyi  章子怡
1 May 2012

Making-of video of a Zhang Ziyi drawing.

Drawing Rihanna

Rihanna "Umbrella"
27 March 2012

Making-of video of the Rihanna drawing Umbrella in colored pencils.

 

Step-by-step galleries

Work in Progress: Natascha's Play Of Colors

Natascha's Play Of Colors - WIP Collage
25 January 2020

Drawing Natascha's Play Of Colors with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Miri Be

Miri Be Wip Collage
20 September 2015

Drawing Miri Be with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Jess

Jess WIP Collage
19 March 2015 Drawing Jess with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Milk Bath

Sinas Milk Bath WIP Collage
30 December 2014

Drawing Milk Bath with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker WIP Collage
30 December 2014 Drawing Josephine Baker with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Drawing skin tutorial: Natascha in Summertime

Natascha In Summertime WIP Collage
10 December 2014

Tutorial: Drawing sking with color pencils, Natascha in Summertime step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Rihanna Silver

Rihanna Silver Collage WIP 0/
31 October 2014

Drawing Rihanna Silver with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Natascha & Markus

Natascha & Markus WIP Collage
2 August 2014 Drawing Natascha & Markus with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Midna

Midna WIP Collage
18 June 2014

Drawing Midna with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Pool Beauty Feat Natascha Klein

Pool Beauty feat. Natascha Klein WIPCollage
24 February 2014

Drawing Pool Beauty, feat. Natascha Klein, with color pencils. Step by step tutorial.

Work in Progress: Evilla D Ark

Evilla D Ark WIP Collage
22 February 2014

Drawing Evilla D Ark with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Ryo Love

Ryo WIP Collage
7 December 2013

Drawing Ryo Love with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Helena Christensen

Helena Christensen WIP Collage
26 October 2013

Drawing Helena Christensen with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Lish Jecinta

Lish Jecinta Wip Collage Week 1
12 October 2013

Drawing Lish Jecinta with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Lexy Hell

Lexy Hell Wip Collage
5 October 2013

Drawing Lexy Hell with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Claudelle Deckert

Claudelle Wip Collage
14 September 2013

Drawing Claudelle Deckert with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Elif

Elif Wip Collage
18 August 2013

Drawing Elif with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Kerli

Kerli Wip Collage
25 July 2013

Drawing Kerli with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Thespookybunny

Hannah Wip Collage
16 July 2013

Drawing Thespookybunny with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Kate Moss

Kate Moss Wip Collage
28 June 2013

Drawing Kate Moss with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Ophelia Overdose 2

Ophelia WIP 5/5: One leg to go
13 June 2013

Drawing Ophelia Overdose 2 with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Ava Elderwood

Ava Wip Collage
8 May 2013

Drawing Ava Elderwood with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Veiled

Veiled WIP 4/4: Yay! Just got my new A3 sized Faber-Castell plotting board - perfect for mobile drawing. The piece is almost finished, adding the last bits of hair and refining the texture of the fabric.
27 April 2013

Drawing Veiled with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Nataschas Smile

Natascha WIP Collage
10 April 2013

Drawing Nataschas Smile with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Makani Terror

Makani Terror Wip Collage
26 March 2013

Drawing Makani Terror with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Christin

Christin Wip Collage
13 March 2013

Drawing Christin with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Felicia

Felicia Wip Collage
1 March 2013

Drawing Felicia with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Andreas Bourani

Andreas Bourani WIP 6/6: Working on the clothes. I've made a priming for the leather jacket with the colors that will represent the highlights later on.
12 February 2013

Drawing Andreas Bourani with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Myriam Von M

Myriam von M WIP 8/8: Detail zoom.
15 January 2013

Drawing Myriam Von M with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Onna Sakura

Onna Sakura WIP 6/6: Detail zoom on her face.
22 December 2012

Drawing Onna Sakura with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Jeannette Dalia Curta

Jeannette WIP 4/4: closeup view.
27 November 2012

Drawing Jeannette Dalia Curta with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Neila Fynn

Neila Fynn WIP 6/6: Almost done, just adding the final touches.
13 November 2012

Drawing Neila Fynn with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Ramona Rotstich

Ramona Rotstich WIP 10/10: Here you can observe how the indentations are visible after hatching over them. Of course the sequin still needs a lot more work, but it's a good starting point.
6 November 2012

Drawing Ramona Rotstich with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Onita Boone

Onita WIP 10/10: almost there, just finishing the feathers of her wings
30 October 2012

Drawing Onita Boone with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Ian Somerhalder

Ian Somerhalder Wip Collage
23 October 2012

Drawing Ian Somerhalder with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Bai Ling

Bai Ling WIP 2/2
18 October 2012

Drawing Bai Ling with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Springtime

Springtime Feet - WIP Collage
4 October 2012

Drawing Springtime with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Alicia

"Alicia" WIP 5 / 5: Almost done
14 September 2012

Drawing Alicia with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Akina

Akina WIP 5/5: Drawing the background. To create the impression of depth, the blurriness needs to represent the distance towards the background
17 August 2012

Drawing Akina with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Natascha Bell

Natascha Bell WIP 8/8: Final touches. I've blurred the edges further down her body to represent the depth of field.
4 August 2012

Drawing Natascha Bell with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Juliane Seifert

Juliane WIP 8/8: Finishing the skin, hair and jacket. Finally I'm refining all sections.
30 July 2012

Drawing Juliane Seifert with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Senna

Senna WIP 6 / 6: Shaded the background with blue gray to generate a contrast
2 July 2012

Drawing Senna with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Katarzyna Lenhard

"Katarzyna" WIP 7/7: Finishing her shoulder with many cross-hatching layers
18 June 2012

Drawing Katarzyna Lenhard with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Natascha

Natascha WIP Collage
6 June 2012

Drawing Natascha with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Marilyn Monroe

"Blue Marilyn" WIP 11/11: nearly done. I have removed some of the white priming on her clothing as it is supposed to be more in shadows. The light reflection on this photo reveals some of the surface structure.
28 May 2012

Drawing Marilyn Monroe with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Zhang Ziyi

Zhang Ziyi WIP 15/15: Creating the transparency effect of the sleeve.
18 April 2012

Drawing Zhang Ziyi with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Siri Tollerod

Siri Tollerød closeup zoom
11 April 2012

Drawing Siri Tollerod with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Starlett

Starlett WIP 9/9: Almost there!! Done the clothing and the hand, all that's left is the exposed shoulder and some finetuning here and there. Thanks for visiting this little WIP slideshow.
4 April 2012

Drawing Starlett with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Rihanna

Rihanna Wip Collage
8 March 2012

Drawing Rihanna with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Aishwarya Rai

Aishwarya Closeup zoom #2: Lips
15 February 2012

Drawing Aishwarya Rai with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Naomi Campbell

Naomi Campbell Wip Collage
7 February 2012

Drawing Naomi Campbell with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Cameron Diaz

Cameron Diaz WIP 6/6: Almost there. For the final image I've also refined all other parts of the drawing.
5 January 2012

Drawing Cameron Diaz with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie, WIP #3 - Skin mostly done. For the final drawing, I've added hair and refined the skin texture to a very fine structure.
22 December 2011

Drawing Angelina Jolie with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Tyra Banks

Tyra Wip Collage
3 November 2011

Drawing Tyra Banks with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Amrum

Leuchtturm Amrum WIP #2 - Sand dunes and grass still missing. The existing layers need more finetuning in tone, detail, and opacity.
2 November 2011

Drawing Amrum with color pencils, step by step gallery.

Work in Progress: Evangeline Lilly

Kate Work In Progress 04
16 September 2011

Drawing Evangeline Lilly with color pencils, step by step gallery.