This small set of mammoth drawings had me using a brush pen, ranging from 10 to 20 minutes each. It's certainly a lot faster than working with technical pen!
I've owned a Pentel Pocket Brush Pen for well over a year, but never spent much serious time with it. Thanks to a nudge from an illustrator friend, I decided it was time I started making a more concerted effort to get comfortable and confident with a brush.
I've been very focused on pencils, technical pens and ballpoints and tend to think of myself as a pen guy deep down. But with my commitment to black and white illustrations, it's important to be flexible and well-versed with a brush as well. In the interest of a loose and lively line quality with some really beautiful line weights, these brush pens really are an awesome tool!