Preview-Drawing-Charcoal-Female-Multiple Figure Pose Exercise, One Portrait
The first part of the video explores quick captures of a standing model. The sketches overlap to form abstract imagery. Impact and charm are achieved with the use of line and value to create beautiful flowing form. In the final portion of the video Steve provides a detailed charcoal drawing demonstration of portraiture. Basic techniques of portrait drawing are explored from rendering features to the search for beauty and interest. Steve suggests techniques for simplifying the subject while focusing on what is important to convey interest and beauty.