THE TONAL FACTORWhat are Tonal Values and Why are they important?
Landscapes/Portraits in Graphite
Using a graphite stick makes landscapes a breeze. They are fast and clean and cover far more area than a normal pencil. They also come in much the same variety of grades as normal pencils – so a 2b and 5 b will see you through a lot of work.
In the following video I show you the basic techniques and how to use them for greatest effect and show you some examples of work in graphite. There will be photographs for your to download to practice from..