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Nibs 10-04-2018 10:49 AM

very black graphite
I am trying to reproduce this drawing
having huge problems with the black areas of the hair
how do I get this very solid black
have tried graphite, lumograph black, charcoal

none seem to give me the look/result I am after

Nibs 10-04-2018 10:53 AM

where did my link go?
I have it in the draft but in the real post its not there
I tried to edit post and its there

MarkJDiez 11-02-2018 05:19 AM


Other posts say there's an issue with linking images too.

Can you just paste a URL to it here perhaps?


Mark J Diez

Artema 05-12-2019 04:48 AM

The deep black is achievable with for example cretacolor nero pencil. I don't have one yet but I was also try to find a way to make very black areas and I saw it on some yt video. It should be check.

Artema 05-15-2019 02:21 PM

It should help also:

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