- Derwent Graphic Hard graphite pencils
- Staedtler 100% Rag Vellum paper
Layne Staley is one of my favorite musicians and this is the first entry in my “People Who Kick Ass” series of portraits I am creating. The hardest part of this were the sunglasses. In the reference photo I used, they were very shiny and the lenses also gave me a challenge too.
The second version was after I scanned the original and added a pattern overlay and tinge of color.