Emotional Intensity

Portrait study expressing intense emotion As a caricature artist, I am constantly trying to improve my understanding of the face. Here is a pencil study I did a while ago.

I focused on the emotion on this piece. I really wanted to get the intensity of the person in this study. I feel the loose pencil work adds to the intensity.

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