If you posted a reference photo to your blog, I have printed it.
Today we will begin drawing our portraits on the 18×24″ project paper.
Now pick one of the following options depending on the style you are going for:
If you prioritize creating a realistic drawing over maintaining the legibility of the words, pretend you are scumbling (controlled scribbling) or stippling with words. Lightly draw in words over the mid-tone areas, and layer words on top of one another to create a gradually darkening gradient. This will create an image like the ones below: