Drawing Expressive Portraits

Drawing Expressive Portraits

Author: Paul Leveille

Publisher: North Light Books

ISBN: 1581802455

Category: Art

Page: 128

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This guide encourages you to forget about creating a likeness, and instead, to concentrate on seeing and drawing the big shapes of dark and light. The likenesses will follow. In a clear, step-by-step format, with the help of nine start-to-finish portrait demonstrations, you will learn: Easy, basic pencil and charcoal techniques How to draw each feature of the face How to communicate various facial expressions Techniques for working from live models How to draw a variety of people, different poses and lighting conditions