Man With Beard Drawing

Man With Beard Drawing

Attended a 5 day drawing workshop with David Kassan last week. This is my final 18 x 24 drawing, done with General’s charcoal pencils on Strathmore gray toned paper. The workshop was held at Sadie Valeri’s atelier in San Francisco. Finally had the chance...

Why Sharp Points are Important

Classic art school training teaches that when drawing with pencils – be it pastel, colored pencil, charcoal or graphite – you need to use a long sharp point. This is also true when sharpening charcoal, pastel or graphite sticks. Some people are hesitant or...