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Constructive Head Drawing | Week 6: Toned Paper with Glenn Vilppu

Constructive Head Drawing | Week 6: Toned Paper
Create Masterful Head Drawings! Use toned paper and colored pencils to create luminous portraits

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Glenn Vilppu
Head / Portrait, Tone
Colored Pencil, Pastel Pencil
1h 10m 13s
Constructive Head Drawing

We are pleased to share with you a 10-week long class brought to you by Art Mentors. In this class, Master draftsman Glenn Vilppu teaches constructive head drawing. In this 6th lesson, Glenn works with toned paper, controlling values using the paper itself as a midtone. Glenn later shows how to design a nose by laying in various tones and finishes with a 15 minute head demonstration.


  • Toned Canson Paper
  • Faber-Castell Pitt Pastel Pencil – White
  • Caran D’ache Supracolor II Soft Aquarelle Pencil – Brown
  • Digital Tablet
Beginner / Intermediate

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