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Figure Drawing For Beginners Part 3: Anatomy | The Head and Neck with Sheldon Borenstein

Figure Drawing For Beginners Part 3: Anatomy | The Head and Neck
An Approachable and Fun Way to Learn Figure Drawing! Begin studying anatomy for artists starting with the head and neck

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In this series, instructor Sheldon Borenstein shares with you his approach to figure drawing. Sheldon utilizes his unique and entertaining teaching style to make the often-intimidating subject approachable and fun. Sheldon breaks figure drawing into four parts: Gesture, Construction, Anatomy, and Technique (GCAT). Sheldon will cover Anatomy in this third part of the series. This lesson will focus on anatomy of the head and neck. Sheldon will use a variety of teaching methods to help you learn, including a fun lecture, demonstrations, and an assignment.


  • Handmade Lead Holder with Cretacolor Charcoal Lead
  • Faber- Castell Pitt Pastel Pencil – Light Ultramarine, Cobalt Blue, Burnt Ochre, Chromium Green Opaque, and White
  • Conté Charcoal Pencil
  • Strathmore Toned Drawing Paper
Beginner / Intermediate

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