How to Draw Stylized Heads - Caricature and Expressions
What you'll learn
- Learn to be more Creative with Your Drawings.
- Learn to Render with more Style.
- You will learn how to Draw a Stylized Face.
- You will gain a better understanding on being Inventive with Your Art Process.
- You should have basic drawing skills.
In this course, "How to Draw Stylized Heads - Caricature and Expressions" I show you a variety of ways to creatively work through two different character concepts as well as give you some practice activities along the way. You will learn how to create line art and in a way that inspires your imagination.
By learning to experiment with your art process you can find and develop your own art style. You will work along side me as I narrate the process step by step.
In this course you will learn -
Angular Vs. Organic
Coloring Effects in the Procreate App
Section 1 - Introduction to this Course
Here you can watch a video explaining what to expect by taking this course.
Section 2 - Drawing a Stylized Face
In this section you will learn to draw and render an overly stylized face. This will teach you how to exaggerate
and create distortions within your artwork. You will also learn how to be creative with your choices and your rendering style as we finish the project.
Section 3 - Practice Actives - Drawing Various Expressions
In this section you will learn how to draw the various expressions with a simplified approach that will help you to create more variety in your character designs.
Section 4 - Practice Activities - Head Shapes and Shape Language
In this section you will learn to draw a variety of characters with basic sketches while paying attention to the shape language. This should help to you learn to develop ideas and style within your artwork.
Section 5 - Drawing a Pretty Face
In this section you will work on a character concept using more organic lines and forms to create a sense of
beauty. You will learn how to draw a face on an angle and how to make edits along the way to complete the project.
While teaching you this course I will be demonstrating and using the Procreate app with an iPad Pro and Apple Pencil.
I will supply you with the Layered Art File and Brushes to Follow along with. Feel free to use a different set of tools if you prefer. Most of this is about learning to think creatively while developing your art style. So using the tools you feel the most creative with is very important.
Thank you very much for considering my course and I can't wait to see what you come up with!
Robert A. Marzullo
Ram Studios Comics
Who this course is for:
- This course is for beginner to intermediate artists.
- This course is for artists that enjoy drawing in a stylized format.
- This course is for artists that feel they are not developing their own unique style.
I currently teach Figure Drawing, Anatomy, How to Draw Comics, and Digital Painting. My primary art programs are Clip Studio Paint, Procreate, Sketchbook Pro, and Photoshop. I also teach traditional art methods as well.
I have been a working professional artist for most of my life. I have been published in comics, created 3D animation and characters for television, illustrated storyboards for commercials, and owned and operated my own sign and design firm successfully for over 15 years.
I am also the author of the book "Learn to Draw Action Heroes" by Impact Publishing.
I am currently a professional freelance illustrator and comic artist where I create digital art for my clients. I create sequential art and character concepts.
I now share my knowledge in digital art and computer software through online platforms such as Udemy and have a growing Youtube channel as well. With over 190,000 Youtube subscribers and quickly growing I felt I should create some more in depth content for students wanting to take their skills to the next level.
My goal is to help aspiring artists realize their potential and break their mental barriers that hold them back from creating the artwork of their dreams. We can all do it with the right instruction and work ethic. That is what I am here to teach my students.
I am very dedicated to my students and responsive to any of your questions so please don't hesitate to ask. I am here to help!