Sketching: How to Draw People, Hands, Eyes, Buildings & Cars
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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!
4.3 (16 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
497 students enrolled
Last updated 12/2014
English
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Includes:
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • 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
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Requirements
  • Paper and pencil
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.

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone who wants to learn to freehand draw
  • Those who wish to learn to improvise quickly while sketching
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Curriculum For This Course
31 Lectures
02:06:54
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How to Sketch The Human Figure : How to Draw People
10 Lectures 29:45





The Human Figure in Different Poses
03:25

Fleshing the Human Figure
03:22

Fleshing a Human Figure from Scratch: Running
04:14

The Female Figure
05:07

Fleshing a Female Figure
03:22
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How to Sketch Buildings Using Perspective and Focal Points
2 Lectures 17:24
Sketching Buildings Using a Focal Point
09:21

Drawing an Intersection Using Two Focal Points
08:03
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How to Sketch Faces and Heads
4 Lectures 12:57
Face in Front View
03:25

Face in Profile View
02:57

Face in 3/4 View
02:57

Heads: From Different Angles
03:38
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How to Sketch Eyes
2 Lectures 08:03
Eyes Showing Expression
05:19

Eye in Profile View
02:44
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How to Sketch Hands
4 Lectures 15:11
Quick Techniques to Draw Multiple Hand Shapes
04:10

Hand Holding an Object / Hand Pointing
03:11

Natural Hand Position
02:08

Drawing Fists
05:42
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Sketching Practice: Animals & Drawing With Dimension and Perspective
2 Lectures 13:13
Sketching a Horse
04:48

Drawing Comic Style: Sketching with Dimension and Perspective
08:25
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How to Sketch Cars
7 Lectures 29:21
Draw Car in Profile View
03:17

Drawing Car in Front View
03:02

Drawing a Car Using Focal Points
02:24

Sports Car Using Focal Points
03:58

Technique for Drawing a Car in 3/4 View
05:53

Drawing an SUV in 3/4 View
06:55

Freehand Practicing Cars
03:52
About the Instructor
Jaime Portal
4.3 Average rating
19 Reviews
916 Students
2 Courses
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.

MUSIC:

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.

ART:

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.

Missy Kennedy
4.3 Average rating
19 Reviews
916 Students
2 Courses

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.