you need
  • - a sheet of paper;
  • - pencil;
  • - naturschitsa or her photograph.
Those who have never tried his hand at the art of the portrait, it is best to start with the photos.Look carefully at the person that you are going to draw.Determine which geometric shape is more reminiscent of the face.It can be oval, round, triangular or rectangular.Of course, in the figure, both the outline and the person will not be sharp corners.The resemblance with some geometric figure is mainly determined by the ratio of the size - height and width of the forehead, chin, etc. sizes
vertical line approximately in the middle of the sheet.Look to your posture Artist's Model.It can stand looking straight ahead.The head can be tilted back, leaning forw
ard, right or left.Determine approximately the angle of the head in relation to the vertical center line and draw the face.
Draw a vertical line and centerline
Divide the center line 7 of about equal parts.There may be some deviations.It depends on the individual person.At the level of the second bottom segment and left indented equal distances.Pre-determine the approximate height and width ratios in the face of its bottom.Similarly, back down to the same distance on either side of the center at the top of the third mark.
Sketch the general contour of the face.At this stage, you can draw a line of hair and outline the position of the nose, lips and eyes.The middle third of the nose falls on the top mark, the tip of the nose - on the fourth.The lips are disposed between the first and second markers from the bottom.Mark the points of the outer and inner edges of the eyes, the corners of the lips, the position of the nose wings.
Sketch the general outline of the girl
Look closely at your eyes Artist's Model.The lids can be arranged in different ways.The bottom line is flatter than the top.The girls with the Mongoloid type of person generally lower eyelid can be dished up.Draw on points already placed elements of the face.
Draw the folds of clothing and jewelry
Remove the extra line.Sketch additions - neck, folds of clothing, jewelry.Look for facial expressions.Even at a very young face has wrinkles and folds.Their location and depth depend largely on sentiment.For example, on the face of a smiling girl - a pretty deep creases between the nose and the corners of the lips.
Finish the portrait, noting all the lines
Refine line.Draw the direction of hair growth.Make a little brighter eyes and lips.We see the smiling girl and teeth.Circular motion paint irises.