Speed Drawing With Graphite Pencils

"The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be."
-Ralph Waldo Emerson

In this time lapse video you will see how I drew a portrait of Ralph Waldo Emerson with graphite pencils. Emerson's writings are the inspiration behind the elf portrait series 'Book of Elves' that I'm currently working on. You can learn more about the art project here: www.bookofelves.com/about


Portrait of Ralph Waldo Emerson