Fine weave canvas triple primed with sandable acrylic gesso. Copy of drawing is transferred with dark brown soft pastel rubbed on the back then traced with a hard pencil. Drawing is fixed with spray fixative.
A medium made up of two parts Gamsol and one part Drying Linseed Oil is applied to entire canvas by scrubbing in with a large bristle brush and then wiped away with a lint free cloth. Paint is thinned with medium made up of two parts Gamsol and one part Drying Linseed Oil.