A Pencil Portrait
Pencil Portrait of a Young Girl
Our Pencil Portrait lesson explains and illustrates the step by step drawing techniques involved in creating the above portrait of a young girl.
There are three basic stages in the creation of this image:
Step 1: Using line drawing to organise the position, shape and proportion of the features.
Step 2: Using shading to create the tones and form of each feature.
Step 3: Refining the tones to unify all the elements of the portrait.