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Week 4: Approaches to Head Drawing of the Old Masters with Glenn Vilppu

Week 4: Approaches to Head Drawing of the Old Masters
Master the Art of Head Drawing Examine how the Old Masters employed basic head structure, planes, and anatomy in their creation

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Instructor
Glenn Vilppu
Subjects
Drawing
Topics
Drawing Exercises, Head & Portrait
Mediums
Digital Tablet
Duration
54m 22s

In week four with instructor Glenn Vilppu, you will examine how the Old Masters approach head drawing. Glenn will draw over and analyze several masterworks by Leonardo da Vinci, Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Anthony van Dyck, etc. You will look closely at how the masters employed basic head structure, planes, and anatomy in their creation.

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