COLOUR PENCIL ON BASSWOOD PLY
For a more subtle feel to your work, colour pencils can be used. This is not the wax pencil, but the normal artists pencils like Derwent, Winsor & Newton, etc. Wax pencils are more vibrant in colour, but tend to collect in burnt grooves and texture, making a blobby/rougher effect).
The Roo was first burn in and then the pencil gently laid over the top. A fraction of 'over burn' was then applied to add a little punch and depth.