Thursday, March 30, 2017

Turtle in Colored Pencil



TURTLE

Many days,
Many hours,
and many layers later . . .

My turtle is almost done.
 I've built the colors with layers and layers of colors.
The colors have been blended with a burnisher. 
I have used nearly every pencil I own
except BLACK. 
I save the black pencil only for the finishing touches,
 never in the build up.

I love the texture and the colors of this little reptile.
But I have to say, after more two months of turtle drawing, 
I am done with these guys.


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