Online class with Hetty Easter

Drawing Children: Charcoal Portraits

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Create a captivating charcoal portrait with essential techniques!

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Hetty Easter received her BFA from the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Syracuse University, and studied figurative fine art at the Art Studen...Read more

Lessons (7)

Introduction to Charcoal
1. Introduction to Charcoal
Meet your instructor, Hetty Easter, as you discover a variety of charcoals, erasers and blending tools that will help you bring your drawings to life....Read more
20min
Blocking In Values
2. Blocking In Values
Select your favorite reference photo and set to work blocking in the values of your portrait. Hetty helps you determine the mood of your piece as you ...Read more
27min
Placing Features
3. Placing Features
Transition from value into form as you learn how to draw children's heads and faces, starting with the largest shapes and working your way toward more...Read more
33min
Developing Form
4. Developing Form
Assess your portrait for secondary values as you develop more subtle edges between light and shadow, creating contours and nuances in the subject's fa...Read more
25min
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Hetty Easter received her BFA from the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Syracuse University, and studied figurative fine art at the Art Studen...Read more

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