UK Coloured Pencil Society

Useful Links

Here you will find links to many coloured pencil artists' sites, coloured pencils organizations, informative sites, manufacturers, etc. Including links to companies who have provided sponsorship and prizes to our exhibitions.
The Society does not necessarily endorse the contents of these linked sites and disclaims all liability arising from the information or materials contained on any linked sites.

Other CP Societies

CPSA - The Colored Pencil Society of America

PAS - Pencil Art Society

Australian Society of Coloured Pencils Artists Inc (AUSCPA)

Coloured Pencil Manufacturers

Derwent - The Cumberland Pencil Co

Faber-Castell     Caran d'Ache of Switzerland

Bruynzeel     Lyra      Staedtler

Art Supplies UK

Artist Papers - Online suppliers of Strathmore™ paper and boards.

Emma Kerridge - UKCPS member who stocks Prismacolor Premier, Faber-Castell and Caran d'Ache Coloured Pencils

Great Art Catalogue - Online or telephone ordering, vast catalogue.

Hahnemühle - Fine Art Papers

Homecrafts Direct - Online supplier of Bruynzeel coloured pencils.

Jacksons Art Catalogue supplier of Stonehenge paper.

Pencils 4 Artists - supplier of Derwent, Conté, Caran d'Ache, Cretacolor and Lyra - sets and singles.

R K Burt - Specialist Fine Art Papers

Picture Frame Express - Online Framing experts.

Other useful sites

Peter Weatherill has created a invaluable website 'Coloured Pencil Topics' - full of information on pencils, materials and techniques.

Bet Borgeson Studio - A wonderful resource for coloured pencil artists everywhere, contains online drawing courses, techniques faq and more.

Brush and Pencil - Online Coloured Pencil Painting School from Alyona Nickelsen. Gallery and step by step demonstrations.

Ann Kullberg - CP Artist and author of several excellent CP books and informative monthly magazine.

Coloured Pencil Art - Jo Goudie, a UK artist and UKCPS Member, has created a great website with all sorts of info for cp artists, but also one which focusses on the talent in the UK

Ann Swan SBA - Purchase prints and cards plus pencils, paper and other drawing equipment recommended by Ann.

Katherine Tyrrell - Popular Art blog for artists and artlover - Making A Mark plus cp only blog

London Art College - The London Art College specialises in providing tuition and art classes by distance Learning. Including two coloured pencil courses.

Painters Online - The home of The Artist and Leisure Painter magazines

SAA - The Society of All Artists - Great society for all media, members get discounted materials postage free.

Wet Canvas Colored Pencil Forum - plus access to free photo reference library.