Watercolor Painting Exercise Three: The last one-half unit at the top of the head encompasses the hairline up to the top of the cranium skull. Return to Portrait Drawing from Proportions of the Face. Blocking in the Portrait Step by Step Tutorial. This one can be tricky because the shape of the head is often obscured by hair.
Once we add the eyeballs they will bulge out at the center.
The Proportions of the Head
Acrylic Painting Exercise Three: Watch Sculpting The Face: This is one of the main reasons faces end up looking a little wonky. If you like, you can always open the YouTube video in a separate tab in your browser to make it simpler to switch back and forth between the video and the text in our lesson. The eyes are situated approximately half way down the head. Move on now to the mouth. He does the same with the outer corner of the eye running at a degree angle towards the nose.