Basic Portrait and Figure Drawing
Easy to follow step-by-step video instruction on drawing the human face and body. This lesson will breakdown the proper proportions of the face and body, along with detailed instruction on individual facial features.
In this online lesson you will learn
about the basics of portrait drawing, and why proportions are important. With a top down view of my art desk, you can follow along as I show you how to draw individual facial features and combine them together to create a finished face. Referencing an art mannequin, I will breakdown the proportions of the human body. At the end of this lesson you will have completed a portrait and a figure drawing. This lesson is designed as a building block in your journey to create realistic portraits and figures. As with all of my lessons you will gain knowledge that will help you as you continue to build your skills in future lessons.
Easy to Follow
The top down camera view will provide a clear visual of all the instruction.
Open Ended Lessons
Keep building out your artwork using what you've learned to make it a truly special piece.
Building Block for the Future
Lessons are each designed as a base with which to build more.