Originally Posted by Scotkatidid
This is a wonderful portrait of Michael - the folds and pleats in the jacket are amazing (did you use a metallic pencil? if so what brand). The skin is so life-like you'd almost swear that this is a photo - Kudos!!!🤗
. The pencils I used on his top are:
F-C Polychromos White, Cream, Dark Naples ochre and Van-Dyck-brown
Derwent Drawing Chinese white, Yellow ochre, Brown ochre, Sepia (red) and Chocolate
Derwent Artists Brown ochre, Burnt yellow ochre and Venetian red
Did a lot of burnishing with the two whites.