Work in Progress: Young Wolf 2
I took the above photo yesterday and then I started drawing again instead of writing this artblog. So there is quite a lot more of him done since then.
I have been struggling to get the texture of his fur right. The reference photo was taken back in November 1999 on film, so it doesn’t have the detail that I can take today even with my phone!
I have been going over his head again and again, lifting off dots of the graphite pencil with a kneadable eraser, then re-applying using a 2H mechanical pencil trying to get the impression of soft fur with flecks of highlights.
I so want to get back to this drawing that I will stop writing now. Watch out for an update.