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What is a Caricature?• A caricature is a portrait that exaggerates or distorts the essence of a person creating a visual likeness.
Drawing a Caricature• Start by thinking of a physical feature that you would like to exaggerate. It could be… – A smile – Your hair – Your nose – Something you always like to wear – It can be almost anything!
Drawing a Caricature• Next, think of how you will draw yourself as a cartoon-style character.• Caricatures are not meant to look real.• How will you simplify or cartoon-ify yourself?• Don’t forget about exaggeration.• This isn’t just a cartoon, it is a drawing meant to play up a certain feature.