CDC301: Assignment 4

Portrait Drawing (4 sessions)

Progress through these videos and overviews in the order listed, and complete the assignment. Repeat completing the assignment as needed until mastery is achieved.


Introduction to Assignment 4

CDC301: Demonstration

Assignment 4 (part 1)

CDC301: Demonstration

Assignment 4 (part 2)

CDC301: Demonstration

Assignment 4 (part 3)

Assignment 4

Portrait Drawing (4 sessions)

Work from a live model (hire a model, go to a local open studio, work from a friend or family member, or work from a mirror).


Utilize the skills you have developed for working from a live model with accurate measuring and shading techniques to develop a complete, fully-rendered portrait drawing.


Recommended working time: 12+ hours


We recommend repeating the assignment as many times as needed to achieve mastery before moving on to the next assignment.


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Demonstration Reference