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A Guide to Pencil Drawing by Carlos Ruffino

By Carlos Ruffino

This finished advisor takes not anything without any consideration. beginning with the discovery of the pencil and its first makes use of, it demonstrates via special textual content and diverse sketches how eloquently an artist can convey himself with quite a few pencils and graphite sticks.

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30 An easy way to draw a head in a quarter view is to start with a quarter-angled box. Use 2 vanishing points The first vanishing point will serve as a guide for aligning the facial features perfectly; the other vanishing point is to establish the mass of the head and the placement of the ear. Observe how the head is angled, if it is evenly aligned or if it is slightly tilted or vice-versa. If the head is viewed above the eye level, the diminishing lines will automatically extend 31 downward. And if the head is viewed below the eye level, the diminishing lines will extended upwards.

I find it easier to construct the measurement and precise head shape of a model by starting with a box that excludes the nose. In this way, the active lines or facial ridges are near the base line which makes the distance (from the base line) easier to figure out. 40 When you are done establishing the head shape and the distance between each features, convey the necessary details such as the certain shapes of the facial features and the inner hair outline. And then erase the reference lines. When all the unnecessary markings are erased, start applying the first layer of the shading.

But still, all craniums are almost a perfect circle, which means that we can still start to construct his head shape with a square/box. 39 Divide the box into four equal sections The idea is the same as drawing in a grid, to limit the provided space so you can easily locate the proper positions of each features and how the outline change its course from the other box to another. I find it easier to construct the measurement and precise head shape of a model by starting with a box that excludes the nose.

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