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black ballpoint.  i discovered this brand of ballpoint pen that draws really smoothly.  the only drawback is it stains the back with a yellowish discoloration, which looks weird if you draw on the back of the paper, but apparently it doesn’t show up on the scan


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black ballpoint on paper.  i love drawing in ballpoint, although it is an unforgiving medium.  i love how the ink glides smoothly on the paper, and it is an interesting challenge trying to draw various degrees of shadow


encountered the sage advice, “do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for thou art crunchy and taste good with ketchup” years ago on the internet.  came across it again, which inspired me to try my hand at drawing a snaggletoothed dragon.  i like dragons, although this didn’t come out very well (perhaps a velociraptor next).  pencil