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Tonal Self Portrait - Shared screen with speaker view
Kim Scouller
33:28
How do you hold your material?
Kim Scouller
33:54
Hold your pencil lightly
Kim Scouller
34:17
Feel your check with your other hand
Kim Scouller
34:50
Respond to what you’re feeling with marks on the paper
Kim Scouller
35:19
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Kim Scouller
35:33
Describe angular shapes w
Kim Scouller
36:05
Describe angular shapes of the face with marks with the pencil
Kim Scouller
36:57
Describe the soft feeling of the face with soft marks
Kim Scouller
37:13
1 minute left
Kim Scouller
39:04
Easel - cam
Kim Scouller
42:28
3min warm up
Kim Scouller
42:50
Draw the midtone - as a shape
Kim Scouller
43:13
Then draw the darkest shapes of tone
Kim Scouller
43:34
The eyes, the nostrils, the hair perhaps?
Kim Scouller
44:38
Building up shapes of tone - No lines - just shapes
Kim Scouller
44:53
- Leave the white of the paper as your lightest areas
Anna
46:12
Sorry my PC crashed - are we doing the whole face in this exercise?
Kim Scouller
47:20
Hi Anna - yes we are doing the whole face
Kim Scouller
48:59
New drawing - 1 minute this time
Kim Scouller
49:42
- Try a different facial expression
Anna
51:23
Please may you explain the 'mid tone' on the chat briefly? Apologies, missed it,,,
Kim Scouller
51:39
I’ll ask Sussanah
Kevin Warner of Colchester
52:53
all I can do in a minute is a lot of scribble.
Kim Scouller
53:19
Use pencil to make a mid-tone all over the page
Kim Scouller
54:00
Then use a tissue to blend / smudge the pencil into the paper
Kim Scouller
54:36
- It doesn’t need to be neat
Anna
55:12
thank you!
Kim Scouller
56:38
- MID-TONE: helps to give you a tone to work against - to help you to compare it to light and dark tones
Kim Scouller
57:32
-Use pencil to find tilt of head - vetically
Kim Scouller
57:49
- Find the half-way point of your face
Kim Scouller
58:46
- Mapping out angle of eyes
Kim Scouller
01:01:07
- Use your rubber to erase the shapes of the lightest lights
Kim Scouller
01:01:21
_ Screw up your eyes to really see the lights
Kim Scouller
01:02:31
- Look for your darkest darks - draw as a shape of dark
Kim Scouller
01:02:54
Artist: Paula Rego
Kim Scouller
01:04:24
Compare tones
Kim Scouller
01:04:45
-Move to your next darkest shape
Kim Scouller
01:05:14
- Think of the tones as abstract shapes
Kim Scouller
01:06:37
TRUST THE PROCESS*
Kim Scouller
01:09:00
- BLOCKING IN THE BKGROUND - will make the face pop out!
Kim Scouller
01:10:36
Book: DRAWING ON THE LEFT SIDE OF THE BRAIN by BETTY EDWARDS
Kim Scouller
01:11:57
Artist: CINDY SHERMAN
Kim Scouller
01:12:31
Photographer who plays with characters - makes self portraits as characters
Kim Scouller
01:12:52
Artist: Katherine Kehoe (American)
Kim Scouller
01:14:36
- BE TRUE TO THE PROCESS
Kim Scouller
01:16:56
If you want you can share your portraits on Social Media
Kim Scouller
01:17:15
@londondrawing
Kim Scouller
01:17:17
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Kim Scouller
01:17:37
@susannahpalartist
Kim Scouller
01:17:44
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Kim Scouller
01:19:25
Tag us on Instagram
Kim Scouller
01:26:51
Artist: Chantal Joffe
Kim Scouller
01:31:04
Hashtag: @londondrawing
Kim Scouller
01:31:08
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Kim Scouller
01:31:28
Hashtag or @susannahpartist
Kim Scouller
01:31:31
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Kim Scouller
01:31:42
Hashtag or @kim_scouller
Kim Scouller
01:31:54
Thank you so much for coming!!
Kim Scouller
01:32:09
Brilliant work tonight
Anna
01:32:51
Thanks so much!
gordonstewart
01:32:54
please put up the @ names longer. Thanks
Kim Scouller
01:33:09
@londondrawing
kirstie clark
01:33:26
It was great thank you !
Kim Scouller
01:33:45
@susannahpalartist
Carol Pearson
01:33:46
Thank you very much - see you next time!
Kim Scouller
01:33:56
@kim_scouller
Kim Scouller
01:34:27
Click on CHAT at the bottom of the page to see the whole conversion
Clara and Ben
01:35:33
What is the best way to do the hair?
Clara and Ben
01:35:43
Apologies for the late question!
Kim Scouller
01:37:34
Artist: Frank Gambino
Kim Scouller
01:37:54
Brilliant artist - also on Instagram
Clara and Ben
01:37:59
Thank you!
David Barron
01:39:11
Thanks for a great class, really enjoyable!
Kim Scouller
01:39:37
Thanks for coming David
Kim Scouller
01:40:15
Thanks for coming Clara and Ben
Kim Scouller
01:40:31
Thanks Kevin