After their disastrous trip upon The Dare, Len and his company are less keen to brave the Sea of Shanidar on The Maru, but needs must. They're right to be afraid, as the journey is far more dangerous, made all the more treacherous by their pirate hosts!
Metalpoint drawing dates from the Renaissance era well before the use of graphite or 'lead' pencils. Any metal in wire form can be used to make drawing: copper, gold, platinum, bronze or silver. Martin Schongauer engraving in Single-Hatch technique.