"Johnny O"

This is a rendering I did for a very dear friend of mine, it is a portrait of her grandfather who was a major league baseball player during the middle 1940's to the early 1950's, The portrait was done with a 2h,4h,2b and 4b graphite pencils, drawn on Strathmore 400 series 80lb medium drawing paper.  size of portrait approx 14"x17", work time approx 3 hours. Created in late 2011.

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About stephen a. fiore

Stephen A. Fiore is a career Firefighter and commision portrait artist, I enjoy expressing my art in graphite pencils and try to create a vintage dimensional appearence of my work, using various depths of shades and warmth. I feel that the human face in various postions and expression's is truly unique and demonstrates strength and originality.