Drawing enlivened skin can be quite challanging. Find out how to draw realistic skin tones using coloured pencils with this video tutorial!...
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I recently tried drawing on black paper - it feels like drawing a "negative portrait"
It means that instead of going from light to dark, I worked from dark to light this time.
It was totally exciting, because I was only drawing the light, since the shadow was already there.
Here are my results: I'm particularly happy with Ian :)
In this time-lapse video, you will see how I draw portraits with pastel chalks, charcoal and graphite on toned paper. I also wrote a more detailed article about the drawing process (only in German - but with step-by-step pictures)
-> For instructions, go here: The creative universe: Learn to draw a portrait - 6 steps for better portrait drawings
I hope you like the video and you learn something new! I would love to read about your experience in the comments!