Drawing-Charcoal&Pastel-Female-Multiple Figure Exercise

watch trailer

Steve explores overlapping poses of a standing model creating an interesting abstract composed of line, highlight, and shadow. Included is a demonstration of portraiture. Basic techniques of portrait drawing are explored from rendering features to the search for beauty and interest. The addition of color is investigated with the use of pastel. Steve suggests techniques for simplifying the subject while focusing on what is important to convey interest and beauty.

Images of this course: