I’ve been doing so many portraits lately, I thought it might be good to look at what’s beneath the skin. These two skulls served the purpose nicely. Nice change, too. 😉

First in pencil:

Drawing by Anya Lothrop, CZT

For the other skull I used colored pencils for the first time in my life (I mean, really used them):


First I tried hatching. Wasn’t very successful. It took me for ever to get to this point:


Then I decided to push down harder and circle the pencil.

Schon besser!

Much better!

This is the finished drawing:

Drawing by Anya Lothrop, CZT

Hugo’s Head. ;-)

Here’s the gruesome scene at my workspace. 😀


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