Painting

Comprehending the Art of Drawing Portraits

Comprehending the Art of Drawing Portraits

Painting
Drawing a picture from a real-life reference can be difficult. It demands various qualities like patience, good observation skills, keenness and naturally, to be friends with your pencil. When drawing human face or body, it is necessary to understand its structure. It is essential, at least for the not-yet-experts, to make sure the reference is stationary and does not change the posture or position, as it can ruin whole of your efforts. Instead of drawing a portrait painting of a living reference, it would be a better idea to use their image instead. There are multiple advantages of using a photograph as your reference. These are: Firstly, the drawing on the canvas or paper is a two-dimensional object. The real-life references are three-dimensional objects. The additional dimensi...