Most of the time a grab a Bic pen before I dive into my sketchbook. I love Bic pens because they’re so simple and reliable to use. They smudge well, you can control the darkness of them, and you can get some interesting line work with them just by experimenting with the amount of pressure you apply to them.
Initially, this raven was entirely drawn in my favorite, Bic pen. But when I finished it, it felt like the raven should have been more dark. So I grabbed a black marker and went to town on it.
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