Thursday, October 28, 2010

Teeny, tiny mezzotint update: still annoying.

I have HOURS into this thing and here's state #10:


Why, yes. I know. It IS very dark and you can't see much. I keep scraping and burnishing and and everytime I proof, I can't tell if I've done anything.

Basically, I have to stop being such a wussie, go for broke and burnish the crap out of this... Wish me luck. Maybe I won't end up adding an extra nostril by mistake... Faces are hard enough — with an eraser.