Quick Sketch Portraits with David Tenorio
Regular price $ 29.99 USD
👤 Learn to sketch the human head, quickly and accurately.
✍️ Improve your face drawing skills by sketching 21 portraits with step-by-step guidance.
♾️ Get immediate, lifetime access with purchase. Start today, go at your own pace, revisit forever.
This class comprises 8+ hours of HD video instruction with 21 portrait sketching tutorials and inspiring reference photos.
💀 Lesson 1: The Ball-and-Jaw Method (52m)
Learn this foundational technique in three different views: frontal, profile and 3/4; includes tips on connecting the head to the neck and shoulders.
👁️ Lesson 2: The Eyes (74m)
Learn how to draw the eye in three different views; includes tips on rendering and shading, the asymmetry of the eye, the eye’s unique reaction to light and the handling of eyelashes and smaller details; includes three quick sketches.
👃 Lesson 3: The Nose (55m)
Learn how to draw the nose in three different views; includes tips on rendering and shading, the building blocks of the nose, bone vs. skin and capturing texture; includes three quick sketches.
👄 Lesson 4: The Mouth (60m)
Learn how to draw the mouth in three different views; includes tips on rendering and shading; drawing lips, open mouths with teeth and the mouth at various angles; includes three quick sketches.
👂 Lesson 5: The Ears (57m)
Learn how to draw the ears in three different views; includes tips on rendering and shading, matching two ears, the ears' importance in showing perspective of the head and balancing simple vs complex detail of the ear’s anatomy; includes three quick sketches.
💇 Lesson 6: The Hair (73m)
Learn how to draw the hair onto the ball-and-jaw construction; includes tips on rendering and shading, blocking the major shapes of the hair, capturing texture and balancing simple vs. complex information; includes three quick sketches.
✒️ Lesson 7: Full Sketches in Pen (68m)
Draw three different portraits, each in under 20 minutes, on the same page using ink.
✏️ Lesson 8: Full Sketches in Pencil (63m)
Draw three different portraits, each in under 20 minutes, on the same page using graphite.
Meet Your Teacher
David is an illustrator and art instructor in the Bay Area, California. He has taught art for 15+ years to students of all ages, including serving as an art mentor to clients at Pixar, Disney and SF Film.
Additionally, David has helped place numerous high school students at the nation's leading art programs including Art Center, CalArts and RISD. His specialties include sketchbook techniques, figure drawing and entertainment design.
Lifetime Access - Anytime, Anywhere
With your purchase, you’ll get lifetime access to the class on Sktchy, where you can contact David, connect with fellow students from around the world and get constructive feedback on your class art via desktop and any iOS or Android mobile devices.
What tools do I need to participate?
The only materials you need are pen, pencil, paper and eraser. That said, here are the specific materials David will be using in this class:
- Ballograf Epoca P Ballpoint Pen
- Delfonics Ballpoint Pen
- Pentel Energize .5mm (2B lead)
- Pentel GraphGear1000 .9mm (2B lead)
- Tombow Mono Plastic Eraser
- Maruman Soho Sketch B5
- Kneaded Eraser (example)
Is the content all new?
Yes! David created these video lessons specifically for this class.
Can I go at my own pace?
Yes! You keep lifetime access to ALL class content, so you can go at your own pace and revisit forever.
What skill level do I need for this class?
This class is suitable for artists of all skill levels, from beginners on up.
Do I get lifetime access to the class?
Yes! Your purchase gets you lifetime access to ALL class content, so you can go at your own pace and revisit forever.
Where do I access the class?
You can access the class on Sktchy, which is free to join.
What is your refund policy?
Get a full refund, with no questions asked, within 24 hours of purchase.
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