How To Draw Soft Hair

How To Draw Soft Hair

I just recently finished up a new portrait drawing course. I wanted to share with you a technique for drawing soft hair.You want to work in layers. Your first layer in terms of drawing hair is to block in tone. Don't try to put in your darkest dark all at one time....

Shapes Equal Likeness

Shapes Equal Likeness

Now some would say that I’ve said this before, many times. Yes, I have because it works. When it comes to portrait drawing you want to be repetitive with certain things. One, always work from a photo that has good light and shade.

How To Draw The Ear

How To Draw The Ear

Drawing the ear can certainly be tricky. There a few techniques that you really want to keep in mind. First, think of the entire ear as an oval. All of the detail of the ear is housed in that simple oval.

How To Draw The Eye

How To Draw The Eye

I wanted to share this particular lesson with you because it is short and to the point. You really want to draw the eye in a loose, curvy organic sort of way. You do not want to incorporate any straight lines when drawing the eye,

Beautiful Statues to Draw

Beautiful Statues to Draw

If you cannot make it to one of my small group drawing classes at the Metropolitan Museum Of Art this Summer download a free PDF. It contains some really beautiful statues for you to draw. It’s the next best thing to a life drawing class.

How To Draw The Nose

How To Draw The Nose

This lessons seven showcases how to draw the nose from the three-quarter view. This video tutorial will show what to do and what not to do when it comes to drawing the nose. No, this video is not about drawing a finished

Jasper’s Sketchbooks

Jasper’s Sketchbooks

Jasper, in particular, was truly such a great student to have in class. His life drawings were spectacular for a first-year student. We could have just filmed Jasper’s life drawing pad and I think we really should have.

Constructive Feedback

Constructive Feedback

Third, you must get constructive feedback. Getting feedback from a qualified teacher is one of the most important ingredients of learning how to draw. You could not be seeing or doing something very simple that help you to improve your art in a huge way.