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How to Draw a Face! Learn Proportions & Facial Feature Each Week Art Self Paced

Kimberly R Moseler
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(664)
In this 4 week class students will learn the basics of drawing a face. They will learn proportions and details on how to draw each facial feature in a realistic way. The last week we will put it all together and draw a realistic face!

Class experience

4 lessons//4 Weeks
 Week 1
Lesson 1
Proportions of the Face
This week, let's master the blueprint of the face! We'll break down facial proportions, ensuring your portraits are realistic and captivating. We'll explore key elements like eye placement, nose size, and the distance between features. Get ready to draw faces with confidence!`
 Week 2
Lesson 2
Drawing Eyes
This week, we'll unlock the secrets of captivating eyes! We'll delve into drawing eyes that sparkle with emotion. From learning basic shapes to capturing light and shadow, you'll gain the skills to bring your portraits to life, one expressive eye at a time.
 Week 3
Lesson 3
Drawing a Nose and a Mouth
This week, let's tackle the features that bring a face to life: noses and mouths! We'll explore different nose shapes and shading techniques to create realistic dimension. We'll also delve into capturing the subtle curves and expressions of the mouth, adding personality to your portraits.
 Week 4
Lesson 4
Drawing an Entire Face
Now that we've mastered the building blocks, it's time to assemble our masterpiece! We'll combine everything we learned about proportions, eyes, nose, and mouth to draw a complete face. This week will be all about bringing your skills together, adding details, and breathing life into your portrait. Get ready to see your artistic journey culminate in a stunning portrait you can be proud of!
Materials needed for this class:
Sketchbook (or sketch paper) 
Pencils (or pencil set is preferred)
Q-tips and tissue for shading value
Handouts printed (I will provide these) 
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(664)
I am excited to join Outschool as an art teacher! I LOVE art! 
I have a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art from the University of Central Florida with a concentration in painting. I have been teaching private art lessons for 25 years and have been... 
Self-Paced Class


weekly or $35 for all content
4 pre-recorded lessons
4 weeks of teacher feedback
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1 year of access to the content

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