Draw an expressive portrait with charcoal | Manu De Mey | Skillshare

Draw an expressive portrait with charcoal

Manu De Mey, Webdesigner, 3D enthousiast, teacher

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6 Lessons (31m)
    • 1. 1. Intro

      1:37
    • 2. 2. What material to use

      5:52
    • 3. 3. Drawing the outline

      4:19
    • 4. 4. Shading

      4:45
    • 5. 5. Drawing the details

      7:52
    • 6. 6. Finishingtouches

      6:30
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About This Class

In this class you will learn to draw an expressive portrait using charcoal.
In the process you will learn:

- different ways to use charcoal
- learn to shade
- learn to see highlights in a photograph and how to achieve them in a charcoal drawing
- what material to use
- having fun while learning!

Even if you can't draw and have never used charcoal, you can follow this class.

If you can't draw, I will show you a nifty trick to trace a photo.

Link to the pinterest photo I used in the class:

https://www.pinterest.com/pin/544724517427831587/