Sharp Dressed Men

This one was a request.  Of course, with all that hair, I couldn’t resist! 

I rarely do more than one portrait per work, because I am a chicken-shit… I always worry that I am going to screw up the proportions on one face and have to trash the others.  I think it worked out ok, though.

Time: about 15 hours
Size: 40 x 60 cm

Schoellershammer (Reflex) 4R paper
Faber-Castell Pencils
Mitsubishi Hi-Uni pencils
Pebo Kneaded Eraser
Graphite powder (Koh-I-Noor graphite stick and a sandpaper block)
Electric Eraser
Various Brushes

Progress Photos:

This project is a gift for a friend for helping me out with my creative endeavors at every chance – and, also for sending me random beer related stuff! :D

On a side note… Every time I hear the phrase “sharp dressed man,” I think of this drummer:

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Author: René

I sharpen pencils for a living.

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