First Portrait

Project Description

What type of piece is this? Drawing Share a little about the materials, processes and techniques used to create this piece. The instructor recommends the use of charcoal for this class...I got anxious so I used medium graphite pencils that I already had. I could not achieve enough contrast with the pencils.

What you will need

  • Graphite

Q&A with Silvana Calvano

mschairmain asked:
Silvana Calvano answered:
liannallama asked:
wow! She's soft and beautiful!
Silvana Calvano answered:
Thank you!
jessicadaphne asked:
Very very nice
Silvana Calvano answered:
Thanks :)
Kathleen McGoldrick asked:
Silvana Calvano answered:
Thanks for your comment!
davit.bak3268446 asked:
This is a fantastic picture. Graphite may be your medium for now.
Silvana Calvano answered:
Thanks for your comment, David! I hope to start with the charcoal soon...can't seem to find the I still get drawn to pun intended :)