More Drawing Class #4 for Fun with Bill LaRocque By Court Jones
More Portraits – Last Class• Review of Class #3.• More portrait tips.• Very Basic Figure drawing.• Portrait – draw along.• Cheating.• Your portrait project exercise.• Ways to keep drawing.
Review+ - Drawing• Start VERY light.• Play with the elements of your picture (add, drop, move, resize.)• Portraits (my favorite subject): – Outside in – Position Basic proportions and features – no detail. – Find tonal areas – lighting and landmarks. – Add detail slowly.
Review - Drawing People• The average face.• Basic geometry.• Facial landmarks.• Facial features: eyes, nose, mouth, ears, jaw line and other lines.• Necks and shoulders.
Wrapup - Keep Drawing?Find a way to sketch often (daily)Draw things you like. Carry a small sketch book.Keep an illustrated journal or blog.Take art/drawing/painting courses. Read books.Watch instructional videos and YouTube.Draw your greeting cards or add a sketch to the ones you send.Practice your geometry and perspective.Draw faces and trees.Get a drawing app for your tablet. Play the OMGPOP Draw Something app.Make friends with an artist.