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Drawing Facial Features taught by Gary Faigin

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

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Category Drawing
Type Other
Subject Portrait
Material Pastel
Style Realist
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Please describe the type of work. Pastel portrait

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Share a little about the materials, processes and techniques used to create this piece. All I used is pastel pencil and worked with shading and kneaded eraser to develop the face.

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Is the piece for sale? No

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It could be how you are sharpening the pencils. Try shaving the wood without touching the 'lead' and then use a piece of sandpaper to form the tip of the 'lead'

03/22/2014 Flag

I thought it was a photograph. I am stunned because I cannot find any errors in proportion, values, Eric. Great job!

03/23/2014 Flag

Thank you so much!

07/12/2014 Flag

Beautiful. How long have you been doing portrait drawing?

03/24/2014 Flag

This makes me feel impotent. This is awesome. Really impressive. Two thumbs up! KTMcG

04/22/2014 Flag

Very nice , almost real!

07/04/2014 Flag