Fashion Drawing Week 2 Honoria Starbuck, Ph.D. Instructor Art Institute of Austin
Week 2 : Shading and Heads Homework from week 1 Lecture Shading Drawing Heads Drawing Reflections, comments, and questions
In-class Activities Introduction to Light Logic Draw the skull with a single light source Draw the model’s head including hair Trace model’s heads from magazines Front, side, and ¾ view Add shading Using a single light source and light logic shade the homework croquis using page 41 as an example.
“Seeing is the process in which the brain interprets reflected light that enters through the eyes.” 9 Heads page 37
Anatomy of Light on an object Michael Newberry Where is the light source for each egg?
Side lighting is often used in fashion drawing based on planes of the skull. Comics and animation also use dramatic lighting as in this drawing by Jeff Jackson. Francesca Waddell Fashion Illustrations combine old school ink and photoshop http://www.francescawaddell.com/
Drawing HeadsLet’s get started! Face Front View page 45 - 48 Head Side View pages 49 – 51 Head three-quarter view pages 52 – 53 Playing with heads pages 54 – 58 Eyes, Mouth, Nose and Hair pages 59 - 71
Homework due week 3 Warm up – draw loops and shapes using a variety of pencils and pressure on the page. Have fun! Read Chapter 1 pages 36 – 101 Trace heads on pages 47, 51, and 53 Draw or trace 10 of the heads from pages 54-58 with features, hair shapes, and minimal shading. Add any whims, make up, hairdos you wish to Play with shading ideas on 10 croquis that you trace or draw.