Free Art Lessons: Drawing The Face.

In this art lesson we will use our own faces to draw. This is a great way to improve your drawing skills by using your own face as a subject. Many artist over the centuries have used their own faces as subjects for their work. Rembrandt, Velasquez and Raphael are just some of thousands of artists who have used themselves as subjects.

You are your own best model to draw. We will cover some basic proportions and facial anatomy and will be lead through the process of drawing ones own likeness. Some simple techniques and practice will help you overcome the challenge of drawing a self portrait.

Our artist Will Nathans will be guiding you as follows:

Covering some basic proportions and facial anatomy you will be lead through the process of drawing ones own likeness. Some simple techniques and practice will help you overcome the challenge of drawing a self portrait.
All that’s required is a piece of paper and a pencil!


This little lesson should be a fun and uplifting 20 minutes or so.
Give it a go – Will can show you it’s not as difficult as you think! To make things easier we’ve attached  a selection of items below that will help you on your drawing journey! The Stay At Home Sketch Set in particular has been specifically put together as an easy and affordable introductory set

Check The Lesson Out Here!

If you’re stuck for where to start we’ve included a bunch of items below that are perfect to get you started on your drawing  journey! We’d especially recommend the Stay At Home Sketch Set as it contains everything you need and more and is specifically made as a jumping off point into the world of drawing and sketching!

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    Stay at Home Sketching Set

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    Sketch Book A4 Hard Back Kennedy Art

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