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Hollis Dunlap

Hollis Dunlap is an artist who focuses on line development in drawings. You can tell by his mark making build up patterns in his pieces that he searches for accurate ways to express the true form of the subject and surroundings in his works.
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The mark making is more built up and developed than some of the other pins for this artist. You can see how must attention he pays to line

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The search for the appropriate line is very visible in the bottom half of the legs. He didn't just make one line to fill up the whole leg in a generalized way, he as layers of many different lines all working together.

Mark making is very generalized especially around the hair. This piece is at the very beginning of line developmentation

Mark making buildup throughout the background and foreground shows the artists' understanding of muscles and bones in the body