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Drawing a Female Portrait in Three Colors with Glenn Vilppu

Drawing a Female Portrait in Three Colors
Master the Portrait! Learn to create beautiful head drawings using colored pencils on toned paper

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Instructor
Glenn Vilppu
Subjects
Drawing, Head / Portrait
Materials
Colored Pencil, Graphite Pencil
Duration
41m 1s

In this video lesson, world-famous artist and instructor Glenn Vilppu demonstrates an approach to drawing the female portrait in three colors. Glenn will illustrate a traditional approach using a range of colors early on in the process to establish realistic tones and create a convincing look. You will also learn solid three-dimensional head construction giving strength to your portrait drawings.

Materials

  • Faber-Castell Polychromo Pencils – Sanguine, Black, and White
  • Fabriano Toned Paper
  • Kneaded Eraser
Beginner
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