The Initials BB

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Inspired by the immortal song by Serge Gainsbourg, “The Initials BB”, here is the pencil study for my next illustration.

Melissa Brunet

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Melissa Brunet is a graphic designer & illustrator based in Paris, France.
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4 COMMENTS

  1. Jennifer Smith May 25, 2012 at 01:05 Reply

    Breathtaking work!! I was also wandering what pencils do you use? Are they mechanical or regular? I get so tired of sharpening mine while working.

  2. Melissa Brunet
    Melissa Brunet May 25, 2012 at 14:12 Reply

    Thank you for the kind words, Jennifer. I am like you, I don’t have the patience for constant sharpening and so use only mechanical pencils. My favorite is actually a clutch pencil, or leadholder, from Faber Castell. I use the TK4600 which uses a 2mm lead and has a handy sharpener built in the top “cap”. I’ll try to post a small article showing how it works :)

    • Jennifer Smith May 25, 2012 at 16:56 Reply

      I will check that out at my art supply store. Thank you for the information!!

  3. Melissa Brunet
    Melissa Brunet May 25, 2012 at 17:15 Reply

    You’re welcome! Sorry you had to wait to see your comment – am still tweaking the site. Hopefully you can post comments directly now. Enjoy your trip to the art supply store, that’s one of my favorite past-times :)

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