This is on charcoal paper, done on the spot with pen+ink, then abused later with NuPastels and then with gouache.
Stopping just a hair past making a mess.
New gimmick: trying to connect each figure with the adjacent using a continual line. Goal: a pleasing layout/design for the page. Grade so far: a miss. Those two in the center are a little too close for comfort.
A Mess and a Miss. Great!
Q: Who is Captain "A"?