This piece of a warrioir getting ready to go back into battle was done using a four-step process. Charcoal and graphite were applied to create the composition and it's values. It was then sealed with a clear protective matte varnish, then completely colvered with a burnt umber acrylic wash. It was completed with acrylics to bring out the details.
This piece has significant meaning to anyone who has had to face thier giants time and time again.