how to shade faces for beginners | tutorial


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In this video, I will show a step-by-step process of how to shade by understanding the basic principles of light, understanding the form of the face and how to shade using a pencil. This is a step by step process of how to shade the face in different angles and with different demonstrations. I also touch on how to shade with soft lighting and harsh lighting. Enjoy!

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0:00 intro
1:31 basic ideas of light
3:08 understand form
4:18 shading tips
5:31 demonstration
9:18 soft vs hard light

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– Lyra Rembrant polycolor pencil • https://amzn.to/3wAHmSy

– – – resources – – –
– Shading & Values • https://www.skillshare.com/classes/Shading-Values-Use-the-Power-of-Light-Shadow-to-Create-Realistic-Art/187348700?via=search-layout-grid
– Shading Fundamentals • https://www.skillshare.com/classes/Shading-Fundamentals-Drawing-with-Dramatic-Light-and-Shadow/1318447408?via=search-layout-grid
– Techniques for Pencil Portraits • https://www.skillshare.com/classes/Start-Drawing-Techniques-for-Pencil-Portraits/1250675911?via=search-layout-grid
– How to shade with pencil for beginners • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-WR-FyUQc6I&t=575s
– How to shade a drawing • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-dqGkHWC5IU&t=529s

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