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Anyone can draw portraits with DamiansART

Damian Smith, Artist and soulscape explorer

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13 Videos (30m)
    • Anyone can draw portraits. Intro

      1:01
    • What you will need to draw

      4:51
    • Setting up your drawing

      3:10
    • Getting the proportions

      2:21
    • How to shading

      2:57
    • Shading

      4:43
    • Shading continued

      1:15
    • Final bit of shading

      2:03
    • Highlights

      2:03
    • Blending

      1:54
    • Putting in the dark accents

      1:10
    • Finishing touches

      0:53
    • That's a wrap. Now your turn!

      1:49

About This Class

The class looks at how to draw a graphite sketch portrait commission from start to finish, the tools used to save time and get the right desired effects.

Students can watch along with the demonstration and then create their own portrait.

The class is for anyone interested in drawing, even those with no experience drawing.

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Damian Smith

Artist and soulscape explorer

Hello, I'm Damian. Through my art I explore the connection between humans and the spirit of the natural world around us. My paintings often look at these themes through beautiful dreamscapes, sometimes taking literal references from people and places I have come across, and at other times capturing the essence of an idea through fantasy and imagination.

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