This is my completed portrait of the character Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) from the HBO series Game of Thrones.
To keep this simple and accessible, the paper is simple brown paper, the kind used to make paper bags. There are only 8 colors of pencils used in this design but four different brands of white pencils. Each brand has different hardness, softness and blending flexibility.
My favorite professional color pencils –