Graphite or pen and ink? New dog portrait

I’m working on a new dog portrait. This one is of a beautiful, fluffy dog with long, white hair. I’ve done a rough sketch in graphite, but am unsure if the final will be in graphite or pen and ink. I am planning to do some work in both mediums to see what looks best.Continue reading “Graphite or pen and ink? New dog portrait”

Finished! Dog portrait is done.

I have finished the dog portrait! I think it turned out well. I’m glad I took the time to really look at the shading and fill out a few more areas. I think the nose, eyes and mouth are much better. I can always ‘feel’ when it is done and usually have someone else lookContinue reading “Finished! Dog portrait is done.”