This is a portrait graphite sketch of my granddaughter about one year ago at Christmas. I do not like the background, but I do like the portraiture. Maybe someday I'll re-do this without all the chaos in the background.
Commission for the second part of a friends continuing novel, which can be found here: http://kerunai.deviantart.com/art/Dawn-of-Darkness-The-Decision-632988143
Have a read, it'll help you understand the image.