Faced With Fear: Conquering Your Fears of Illustrating Faces | The Masculine Face | Melissa Lee | Skillshare

Faced With Fear: Conquering Your Fears of Illustrating Faces | The Masculine Face

Melissa Lee, allow yourself to fail before you succeed

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5 Videos (15m)
    • Introduction

      1:10
    • Reference Recommendation

      1:05
    • Understanding Typically "Masculine" Features

      5:03
    • Drawing Demo

      6:18
    • Closing

      1:01
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Welcome to the next session of Faced With Fear: Conquering Your Fears of Illustrating Faces! Throughout this series, illustrator Melissa Shaw guides you through the fundamentals of drawing and coloring feminine and masculine character portraits, from using basic shapes and line to build features to generating and implementing beautiful skin tone palettes.

In this class, Melissa will take you through her drawing process, focusing on typically "masculine" features, and demonstrate how to draw a character turnaround. The aim of this series is to provide you with the building blocks and knowledge you'll need in order to feel more confident in your ability to tackle drawing and coloring faces.

You don’t need any prior illustration or character design experience for this class, and no software is required. All you need is a piece of paper, a pencil, and 15 minutes!

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Melissa Lee

allow yourself to fail before you succeed

Hi! My name's Melissa Lee, and I'm a designer living in the forests of Northern California. I'm currently in the process of becoming a full-time freelancer and art licenser, but in the meantime, I'm cultivating my love of sharing what I know, and encouraging others to nourish their creative side. I love patterns and character art and watercolor paintings! And also bees. I'm endlessly inspired by animals and nature (whether living today or extinct), science fiction and fantasy, sp...

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