Face Shapes: Draw a series of characters using nine simple shapes | Nina Rycroft | Skillshare

Face Shapes: Draw a series of characters using nine simple shapes

Nina Rycroft, Picture Book Illustrator

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11 Lessons (29m)
    • 1. Introduction

      2:18
    • 2. Draw kite shaped faces

      2:46
    • 3. Drawing heart shaped faces

      2:34
    • 4. Drawing rectangle shaped faces

      3:23
    • 5. Drawing oval shaped faces

      2:58
    • 6. Drawing round shaped faces

      2:55
    • 7. Drawing square shaped faces

      2:30
    • 8. Drawing teardrop shaped faces

      2:47
    • 9. Drawing heptagon shaped faces

      2:51
    • 10. Drawing oblong shaped faces

      2:57
    • 11. To finish

      1:12
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About This Class

Learn how to use simple shapes to design a series of fun character faces.

Explore character using the kite, heart, rectangle, oval, round, square, teardrop, heptagon and oblong shapes. See how some shapes are more successful than others when trying to depict a specific age, gender or personality type for your character. 

Use this class to...

  • experiment and 'play'
  • get inspired by simple shapes
  • Design a new series of characters

With more than a dozen picture books published world-wide my character development series teaches every aspect of character design. Work your way up through all of my classes for support, inspiration and to up-skill or re-fresh your illustration style.

See you in class!