Detailed close-up of Donatello
Newsprint 18" x 24"
Webril Handi-Pads, 4" x 4"
Alphacolor CHAR-KOLE Square Drawing Sticks
A PARIS Conté Crayons, Black HB & 2B
GENERAL'S CHARCOAL Pencil 557-4B soft
DESIGN Kneaded Rubber Eraser, Gray, Extra Large
Loew Cornell Blending Stumps and Tortillons
C-Thru Sandpaper Sharpener
To keep the paper clean and smudge free I used a SmudgeGuard Glove which I recommend and also 8.5" x 11" copy paper to rest my hands on.
Link to SmudgeGuard Gloves http://www.smudgeguard.com/
Here is the link http://finkybeatnik.deviantart.com/art/017-368735808 to the "ancient" drawing of Leo in case you are interested?