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Drawing the face - Part 1 (features, placement and proportions)-Grades 9-12

Drawing the face - Part 1 (features, placement and proportions)-Grades 9-12

Author: Roger Gordon


This is an instructional video showing step-by-step how to draw a face (male and female), using scale and proportion, shapes and forms.


Part 1 illustrates how to begin drawing a face using an oval shape, and how to create symmetry using a rectangle and 4 symmetrical tangents.

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Drawing the face - part 1

Part 1 illustrates how to divide up the head in preparation to placing the features in their correct position on the face.

Source: Classroom video