Monday 8th March – 1pm & 6:30pm
Drawing Front Facing Portraits – Shadow & Texture – Download the reference images
In this session you’ll learning how to map out the portrait of a person who is facing front on. Jan will teach you to draw eyes effectively and you will explore shadow and texture as you build up your portraits.
Monday 15th March – 1pm & 6:30pm
Drawing Eyes & Three-Quarter Facing Portraits – Contrast & Comparison – Download the reference images
This class will teach you to move from drawing a face front-on, to a three-quarter view. You will explore drawing eyes from different angles and learn to capture a portrait from a new view point.
Monday 22nd March – 1pm & 6:30pm
Drawing Front & Three Quarter Facing Portraits – Comparing Front on and Three Quarter Faces – Download the reference images
In this session you will explore both front-facing and three-quarter portraits. Your teacher Jan will help you to understand the proportions of a face and how to position features accurately.
You will need:
- Pencil – preferably 2B or softer (i.e., 3,4,5,6,7, or 8B). The darker the line the better!
At the end of each class, email us a photo of your favourite drawing for a chance to win a hamper of art supplies! Send your drawings to: firstname.lastname@example.org