Drawing: Figures & Portraits

Portrait Drawings

Explore beautiful drawings of figures and portraits created by Craftsy members. And, show off your latest works!

Les Miserables

by Elias Demetriou

Reflections #AboutFace

by Brianna_moose

Portrait Drawing Practice

by AcousticRuby

Portrait Drawing-Natasha

by creative art Natasha

Portrait Drawing self Sookky

by fb mssiranush

Portrait Drawing Classes

Learn the secrets to drawing lifelike figures and portraits in online classes taught by the world's best instructors.

Drawing Children: Charcoal Portraits

Hetty Easter


Create a captivating charcoal portrait with essential techniques!

Student Projects from this class

Portrait of Koomla

Portrait of Koomla

by Hetty Easter

Flowers for mommy

Flowers for mommy

by BobbieOT

Portrait of Clara

Portrait of Clara

by Hetty Easter

portrait charcoal by apfinearts
Frolicking at the Beach by garyk
Day Dreaming by chomaee

Traditional Portrait Drawing Techniques

Jennifer Gennari


Draw an expressive charcoal portrait using the time-honored techniques of Rembrandt and da Vinci!

Eyes by Gary Faigin
Reflection #ICM2014 by sinisterscribe
Self Portrait by Gary Faigin

Drawing Facial Features

Gary Faigin


Capture the features of the human face with riveting realism! Master the technical and structural elements behind a perfectly-drawn portrait.

Figure & Portrait Drawing Blog Posts

Bring expressive figures and portraits to life with drawing tips and tricks from experts in free, in-depth articles.

Make a Model: Drawing the Fashion Figure

Drawing the stylized body used for fashion design is very important to communicate a design idea before bringing it to life. Learn the proportions ...

7 Drawing Gift Ideas for Artists + Enter to Win a Drawing Gift Package

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Creating Whole New Worlds: What is Concept Art?

What is concept art? This is a fascinating form of art which melds aspects of drawing, illustration and design. Let's explore what it is, what the ...