Portrait Drawing – Level I
(Teens and Adults)
8 sessions, 1.5 hrs each
Art Supplies not included
Jan 14 – Mar 4, 2021 (Thursday), 7.15-8.45 pm
Basics of portrait drawing in pencils and soft mediums.
Live. Interactive. Educative.
List of Supplies
- Graphite pencils: HB, 2B, 4B, 6B, 8B
- Gum and art erasers
- Black gel or ink pen
- Mixed media or watercolour paper (approx. A4-A3 size)
- Soft round brushes: #2 or #3 and #6 or #8
- Soft Pastels
You can buy a full kit of high-quality supplies from RUSART for $60+taxes, including Canada-wide shipping.
Session 1 Basic forms, light, shadows, perspective: cube, cylinder, cone, sphere.
Session 2 Basics of skull and facial proportions and anatomy
Session 3 Eyes and nose: anatomy, approached and tips (black and white and in colours)
Session 4 Lips and ears: anatomy, approached and tips (black and white and in colours)
Session 5-6 Portrait in charcoal (side view)
Session 7 Portrait in soft pastel (front view)
Session 8 How to show emotions, avoid common mistakes, and improve your drawings