Face Sketching For Beginners: Now we are going to sketch the basic proportions of the face. This sketching is specially designed for beginners. Those beginners which have no know-how about this. This will be very helpful for you.
Here is given the required material for this sketching. It is easily accessible to everyone and can also be used easily.
- Faber castle graphite (4B)
- Paper: usual 80g/m2
- Rubber: Faber Castel
- Drawing board
Step by step guidelines
There is a complete step by step guidelines is provided here. Every step of this face sketching is characterized in extensive detail. Get directed and achieve desired outcomes.
Face Sketching For Beginners Step 1
We are going to draw the face. First of all, fix the paper on board. Draw a straight line. Keep in mind, the line should be in vertical manners. Draw a circle around this vertical line. Mark four points on the vertical line.
These should be of equal distance. It means dividing the line into four equal parts. The purpose of these lines is to provide ease for face parts. Follow the above figure for better understandings.
Face Sketching For Beginners Step 2
In this step, trace lines from these points. Draw lines that will originate from these points and will cross the circle. These spaces are ¼ of all the circles. Extend the vertical line of the circle. On the lower side of the circle, draw another small circle that is attached to that circle.
Make another partition and divide the face into ½ of the two circles. Let’s move to the right side of the page. Give names to the marked points. The first one is for the topside, the second for hairs, the third for the center big circle, the fourth for eyes, the fifth for nose, and the sixth for lips. You can see in the figure.
Face Sketching For Beginners Step 3
In this step thick the outlines of circles. With the help of these circles, outline the face. Intense the outline of the face area. Trace a vertical line that will arise from the eye point and ends at the lower side of the small circle. Perform the same on the second side.
Now on the lower side of the small circle, Mark a point to split into two equal portions. Then further divide into two parts by marking points. Same points mark on the line that is for the eyes. As demonstrated above in the figure.
Face Sketching For Beginners Step 4
Now we are going to draw the eye and eyebrow outlines. First of all, outline eyes with the help of three mark points. With these three mark points, draw a curve on the upward and downward sides. Do the same with another side.
After completing the eye outline, then outline the eyebrows. You can see above in the figure.
Face Sketching For Beginners Step 5
Start at the bottom of the big circle. Start to draw a nose outline with the help of a line that will draw for the nose. First, trace the lines for nostrils.
Then draw the upper, very slightly appeared line. Let’s move to the center of the small circle and draw the upper and lower lip outline. Follow the above-given figure and get directions.
Face Sketching For Beginners Step 6
After the outline, now shades in the lips. Thick the face outline and give a proper shape to the face.
After this draw ears. Ears will cover the three marked points including eyes, nose, and lips. With the aid of these three points, outline the ears. Thick the eye outlines, lip outlines. Properly shades in eyebrows. Finally, our sketching is ready. You can see above in the figure.