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Visual Art Research Resources: GRAPHITE PENCILS

Graphite Pencil Technique

Faith Te specializes in graphite pencil drawings.  Visit this demo that includes some of the techniques she uses for her portraits.

Graphite Pencil Portraits

Winslow Homer: Graphite Pencil -> Watercolor Technique

Master American painter, Winslow Homer, routinely started his watercolors with graphite pencil sketches.  He then applied the watercolor paint.

Visit: Art Institute of Chicago's Infrared Detail - Graphite Underdrawing

Pencil Box

Pencil Box

Master Graphite Pencil Sketches

Visit this page devoted to graphite pencil works from the Metropolitan Museum of Art's web site!