People: Proportions of the face

In this lesson, we will learn how to accurately draw the proportions of the face and then practise drawing them.

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People: Proportions of the face

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Q1.Which artist was painting portraits during the late 1400s and early 1500s?

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Q2.Which artist was creating portraits in the 1800s?

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Q3.How many circles did I draw to create the basic shape of the head?

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Q4.Roughly where do the eyes go on the head?

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Q5.What is roughly the same width as the distance between the pupils?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

People: Proportions of the face

Let us see how much you remember from today's lesson

Q1.Which artist was painting portraits during the late 1400s and early 1500s?

1/5

Q2.Which artist was creating portraits in the 1800s?

2/5

Q3.How many circles did I draw to create the basic shape of the head?

3/5

Q4.Roughly where do the eyes go on the head?

4/5

Q5.What is roughly the same width as the distance between the pupils?

5/5

Lesson summary: People: Proportions of the face

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