Sketching: How to Draw People, Hands, Eyes, Buildings & Cars

The most complete sketching course that covers a wide variety of topics and techniques to learn to draw almost anything!
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  • Lectures 31
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 12/2014 English

Course Description

Learning to sketch free-hand is not only fun, but is a great way to spark your creativity and imagination and make it come to life on paper. This course will enable you to stimulate your artistic-being and will give you the tools and techniques necessary to draw quickly and efficiently.

In this course you will learn to draw and sketch:

  • human figures
  • eyes
  • hands
  • faces & heads
  • buildings & cities
  • perspective, angles, & dimensions
  • cars
  • .....and more

Master one of the most challenging and sought-after skills -drawing & sketching-, not merely by tracing or copying detailed images but by creating any type of drawing from scratch.

This is an extensive course with over 30 lectures which includes everything necessary that you will need to know to draw well. We have designed the lessons in a progressive format, starting with the basics, in a very visual, quick, and easy to follow method.

We have included original techniques throughout the course, which are shortcuts to teach you to draw and create almost anything on your own, after you have completed the course.

What are the requirements?

  • Paper and pencil

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Be able to freehand sketch effectively
  • Know how to use focal points
  • Use artistic techniques such as perspective, proportions, angles, and various views
  • Sketch by using imagination
  • Draw a proportional and realistic human figure in any position
  • Draw difficult body parts such as: hands, eyes, and faces
  • Apply unique technique/trick for drawing cars in difficult perspectives
  • Draw dimension: background and foreground

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone who wants to learn to freehand draw
  • Those who wish to learn to improvise quickly while sketching

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: How to Sketch The Human Figure : How to Draw People
1 page
Draw Basic Human Figures
Human Figures in Movement
Human Figures with Movement and Expression
The Human Figure in Action
The Human Figure in Different Poses
Fleshing the Human Figure
Fleshing a Human Figure from Scratch: Running
The Female Figure
Fleshing a Female Figure
Section 2: How to Sketch Buildings Using Perspective and Focal Points
Sketching Buildings Using a Focal Point
Drawing an Intersection Using Two Focal Points
Section 3: How to Sketch Faces and Heads
Face in Front View
Face in Profile View
Face in 3/4 View
Heads: From Different Angles
Section 4: How to Sketch Eyes
Eyes Showing Expression
Eye in Profile View
Section 5: How to Sketch Hands
Quick Techniques to Draw Multiple Hand Shapes
Hand Holding an Object / Hand Pointing
Natural Hand Position
Drawing Fists
Section 6: Sketching Practice: Animals & Drawing With Dimension and Perspective
Sketching a Horse
Drawing Comic Style: Sketching with Dimension and Perspective
Section 7: How to Sketch Cars
Draw Car in Profile View
Drawing Car in Front View
Drawing a Car Using Focal Points
Sports Car Using Focal Points
Technique for Drawing a Car in 3/4 View
Drawing an SUV in 3/4 View
Freehand Practicing Cars

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Instructor Biography

Jaime Portal, Musician, Composer, Producer, Artist, Entrepreneur

I love music and art (graphic and visual arts) and I have been involved in these fields since my youth. I am also an entrepreneur and tech-fan.


I am a professional keyboard / piano, guitar and bass instructor and have been teaching and playing in the music industry for over 20 years. I have always kept up with the current music tendencies, not only regarding musical instruments, but also with production and composition. I am a multi-instrumentalist and play piano, keyboards, guitar, bass, and other digital instruments. I am skilled at using several music recording software such as: Ableton Live, Sonar, and ProTools.

I have taught music composition at a private university and have also been the lead instructor at a well-known music academy, teaching various instruments.


I have been drawing for as long as I can remember. I love everything that has to do with art. I have been involved in several art careers. I have worked as a graphic designer (developing websites), and as an artist/graphic designer, creating marketing publications and advertisements for a national newspaper. I am a professional painter as well and love abstract designs.

Instructor Biography

I have a total love and passion for music, art and technology.

I have played the piano/keyboards and guitar since my teens. I majored in music courses in college and love to teach music to anybody that is willing to learn. My preferred instrument is the keyboard and I love keeping up with the most current music genres, but also still hold a place in my heart for classic rock, new wave, and alternative music. I have taught private music lessons for many years and am very dedicated to my students.

One of my other passions is art. I love to sketch and draw and have practiced since I was young. I continue to define my artistic abilities daily.

I am also interested in internet businesses and have been involved in the creation of several small online companies and with the development of various websites.

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