Selected Original Artwork from Bet Borgeson's Books Offered for sale 
          All work is done in colored pencil on Rising Museum Board unless otherwise noted
     

          From Colored Pencil for the Serious Beginner:   Price list upon request


Pleasures  (cropped; entire artwork not shown in photo) - p 18
Size: 24 x 19"

Artwork used in discussion of two important factors in drawing/painting--artistic conventions and objective observation.



Shaded Gold - Used as frontispiece and also as double page spread on pp 106 and107
Size: 12 x 17"

Artwork is finished step in 8-step, 11 page demonstration.



Calla Lily Light - on Rising Stonehenge paper - p 115
Size: 17 x 12"

Art used as finished step in 10-part demonstration of a fantasy night landscape.






Rabbit and Empty Vase (cropped; entire artwork not shown in photo) - p 119
Size: 18 x 25"

Art was used to begin 3-page essay on "Blending Art with Livelihood"




Roseville Bouquet - p 51
Size: 17 x 13"

Artwork was used in two-step demonstration of the unique colored pencil technique of lifting away color with frisket film or tape.

SOLD

Tangerines  Cropped; entire artwork not shown in photo) - p 60
Size: 10-3/8 x 7-1/2"

Art used as Chapter 4 title page, "Still Life and Floral"


Landscape Study - p 95
Size: 10-1/2 x 7"

Art used as final step in 3-step tutorial entitled "The Eloquence of Understatement"






Shadows - on Rising Gallery 100 paper - p 85
Size: 25 x 19"

Illustrates the development of a fantasy artwork from a bland downtown photo of trees. 
NOTE:  Dark "mat" is actually drawn with various dark colored pencils.





From Basic Colored Pencil Techniques:    Price list upon request

Like Magic - on Rising Gallery 100 paper - p 59 and Back Cover
Size: 11-1/2 x 8"

Last step in 3-step tutorial on lifting color. Art also included on www.MightyArtDemos.com .  The model was Vincent, my late Dutch Rabbit, who was the model for many rabbit images in other artwork.

SOLD
Red Anjous and Baseball - p 23
Size: 7 x 9"

Last step in 4-step tutorial on the basic tonal layering techniqe in colored pencil.





Kate - on Stonehenge paper - pp 40-43
Size: 11 x 7"

Art is last step in 4-step tutorial of an imagined portrait in unit on "Blended Spot Layering."






Two Pears - Front Cover
Size: 7 x 8"

Two pears (one unfinished) is used as front cover artwork.

Set of three related drawings of sitting lions - pp 100-101
Size: approx. 6-3/4 x 4-1/2"

This image is only 1 of 3 different poses and styles of drawing within a vignette.






Set of three related drawings of minimal peonies - pp 71-72
Size: 6-5/6 x 9"

Set illustrates single layer techniques in cp.  Subjects are minimal peonies.





PRINTS FROM BOOKS:


Storytellers -  Giclee Print  - p 59 and p. 80                                                                  
Size: 23 x 16-1/2"

Original art used as illustration for essay in Chapter 3 of Colored Pencil for the Serious Beginner, and also used as Chapter 5 title page, "Landscape".

Price: $275 + shipping     SOLD

Rabbits and Blue Trees - Offset Print - p 22
Size: 17 x 12-7/8"

Original art used in The Colored Pencil, Rev. Ed. as Chapter 3 title page, "Characteristics and Handling"

Price: $150. + shipping


Companions - Offset Print - p 30
Size: 17 x 12-1/2"

Original art used in The Colored Pencil, Rev. Ed. as Chapter 4 title page, "Mixing Color"

Price: $150. + shipping

Ornaments #2 - Offset Print - p 19
Size: 17-1/8 x 12-1/8

Original art used in Basic Colored Pencil Techniques as illustration for  unit on"Basic Tonal Layering"

Price: $150. + shipping

Dwarf Orange Tree - Offset Print on acid-free paper - p 139
Size: 17-1/4 x 13-1/4

Original art used in The Colored Pencil, Rev. Ed. as Chapter 16 title page, "Preserving Finished Artwork"

Price: $150. + shipping

CONTACT BET: borgstudio@roadrunner.com