Drawing Together Episode 23: It’s the Alpaca-Lips!

Drawing Together Episode 23: It’s the Alpaca-Lips!

this episode is Part of the Drawing Together live video series – learn more here

I just couldn’t resist this drawing when I found this photo. It’ll be a blast exploring texture in this image! Follow along with this reference image: https://bit.ly/35z3gd7

Today, I’m working with:

  •  Cotton Rag Drawing Paper
  • Vine Charcoal
  • Charcoal Pencil
  • Compressed Charcoal
  • White Chalk Pencil
  • Kneaded and Rubber Erasers

In this session, we’ll cover:

  • Drawing an alpaca
  • Realistic drawing techniques for pencil and charcoal
  • Shading Techniques
  • Managing detail


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  1. I thoroughly enjoyed this class and am learning a lot about drawing. Missed the bit about getting the angle of the head right, didn’t I!! Didn’t have charcoal implements either. Would have made a difference in getting the value contrast.

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