5-step comprehensive drawing system

  • Step 1

    Cast drawing

  • Step 2

    Still life drawing

  • Step 3

    Head drawing

  • Step 4

    Portrait drawing

  • Step 5

    Figure drawing

Step 3

Head Drawing

Drawing a head portrait is a very important skill in figurative drawing.  The head is the most important part in a full portrait.  An artist can use head portrait skills to create characters with vivid facial expressions conveying emotions in a narrative painting.  In addition, head portrait skills are practical for drawing friends and family in daily life.  To draw a good head portrait is the most fundamental practice in figurative paintings.