this is the first attempt to this portrait.
It was very hard to find the right proportion of the face especially the face line. I will do it again. There is much to practice and to develop a better stroke.
I used a Faber-Castell pencil 2B and worked on Bristol drawing Board from LANA 113 lbs. The surface is very smooth. After some time I got problems with layering new pencil strokes. It becomes a little bit slippery.
It’s still unfinished nevertheless I decided to show it to You to get some advice.