Great ballpoint drawing tips from Jess Karp on YT. The most important:

  1. forget it’s a ballpoint pen; treat it as a pencil
  2. use a paper scrap to regularly clean the tip
  3. build your values in layers

Inspired me to sketch some faces from the microโˆ™blog Discovery Tab.

ballpoint pen sketch of several bloggers on the microโˆ™blog timeline