Using a photo you have taken OR a photo that is copyright free/creative commons (see links under MISC.), do a colored pencil drawing. Use the colored pencil tips and techniques shown (please download and read!) below to create a layered, densely colored drawing.
Also, watch these videos:
1) Explain the new techniques and processes that you learned or tried to incorporate into your colored pencil drawing.
2) Critique your work: explain what was successful and what you struggled with. Did the new techniques work for you? Why or why not? Give yourself a grade.