I decided to devote part of the summer to become more familiar with painting, instead of drawing. This portrait is proof of the type of experimentation I have been creating. It is a portrait of an old man, but done in a impressionistic style and in a style that gives the portrait no sense of [...]
In order to obtain my drawing techniques and skills I occasionally draw a portrait from an interesting angle or style. The media used in this portrait is just graphite and occasional use of a blending stump to create texture.