Native American Indian Portraits in Pen & Wash

Pen and wash can be used in many ways – from very finely drawn and precise lines to much wider and more irregular marks. It all depends on your writing tool and your type of ink supply. For this demo I chose a bamboo dipping pen and a pot of waterproof Winsor & Newton Black India Ink (951).  I also used W&N Designers White Gouache … Continue reading Native American Indian Portraits in Pen & Wash

…and now for something completely different…Native American Pencil Portraits

I’ve been feeling the urge to draw some Native American Indian faces – well – to be honest – it’s always there in the background but I hold back and don’t get down to it as I want to get it right so badly that when it goes wrong it kills me. The combination of long hair, feathers, fringes and their sheer presence has always … Continue reading …and now for something completely different…Native American Pencil Portraits