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Refining Your Plaster Cast Drawing with Mark Westermoe

Refining Your Plaster Cast Drawing
Complete Your Plaster Cast Drawing Bring life to your drawing by adding shadows and halftones

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Mark Westermoe
Head & Portrait, Light & Color
Charcoal Pencil, Conté, Paper
1h 56m 18s

In this lesson, master illustrator Mark Westermoe will show you how to take a plaster cast drawing to completion. You will begin by laying down a flat mid-tone to establish the shadow shapes. Then, you will use your knowledge of value and form to add the final touches to your drawing.

This lesson belongs to the course Beginner’s Guide to Drawing. It is a 14-week course designed to empower new students with a structured approach for learning how to draw. Join instructors Steve Huston, Chris Legaspi, Heather Lenefsky, Bill Perkins, Joshua Jacobo, John Asaro, and Mark Westermoe as you learn the fundamentals of perspective, rendering, and composition. After completing this course, you will develop a solid foundation in drawing.

Throughout this course, you’ll have access to the NMA community for feedback and critiques to improve your work as you progress.

Beginner Friendly