Design a Female Character: Sketching Portraits with Pencils

Gabrielle Brickey, Portrait Artist - ArtworkbyGabrielle.com

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15 Lessons (59m)
    • 1. Introduction

      2:00
    • 2. Class Project

      0:35
    • 3. Materials

      2:19
    • 4. Line Quality

      1:52
    • 5. Proportions

      3:48
    • 6. Drawing Eyes

      11:42
    • 7. Drawing Noses

      3:53
    • 8. Drawing Lips

      8:51
    • 9. Subtle Expressions

      3:07
    • 10. Drawing the Head

      4:08
    • 11. Drawing Hair

      8:15
    • 12. Adding Accessories

      2:11
    • 13. Video Demonstration

      2:56
    • 14. Photographing and Scanning Your Work

      1:34
    • 15. Tips and Closing Thoughts

      2:08
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Project Description

Class Project:

Your class project is to make a drawing of a female character! This can be a character that develops as you make your sketch, or perhaps one of your favorite characters drawn in your style! 

Getting Started:

Print out the CLASS WORKSHEETS for extra practice and guidance. Then work through the videos at your own pace.

Recommended Materials:

Use whatever pencils, paper, and tools you have available! Then add to your materials as you wish.

PENCILS

PAPER

ERASERS

OTHER

Sharing Your Work:

Share your artwork and progress shots with the class by uploading to the Projects & Resources section on a computer. If you have any drawing questions, please feel free to let me know! I'd be happy to help you. :)

Thank you for joining this class. :) Please be sure to join my other art classes on Skillshare here!

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