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Re: Drawing tools (was: Re: How did you become "Paleo Artist?")



From: "John Conway" <john_conway@mac.com>

> Apologies to James and Jordan, but I feel bound to point out that
> anything beyond HB (2H 3H 4H etc.) is too hard. I only use 2B and softer
> (to 6B).
>
> In fact, the softer your pencil is, the better. They are harder to draw
> with, but the effect is worth it.

I often use H or sometimes 3H pencil for the first sketch and I use mainly
HB, 2B & 4B pencils for the drawing; it can almost give an ink-like line
drawing.
Friendly - Luc J. "Aspidel" BAILLY.