Many artists have been hoping for an easy shortcut to become a good portrait artist. Is there a shortcut? Yes, there is. Let's define what a good portrait artist is. I believe that one that has the ability to capture the sitter not only the physical features and likeness, but also the personality with artist's own understanding and interpretation. The second part, I believe that each artist has the ability if he/she has mastered the first part. So what is the shortcut to capture someone's physical features and likeness? That is the shapes. I have discussed the techniques in almost every of my lessons. In this lesson, I will go in-depth in every steps, what should we think about observe and paint. This is the patron-only full lesson.
Run-time: 1 hour 48 minutes. Reference image file and suggesting material list is included.