Jessica Russo Scherr
Direct Observation: The portrait can be of you or someone else. It must be done from life and NOT a photograph.
Zoom in and concentrate on the details. Get every pore, hair, zit, beauty mark...
Create this drawing larger than life. Try it on a sheet of A3 or even A2 paper
Just about every example is from a former student of mine. Many thanks to them for all of their time and dedication.
How to earn a good grade on your homework
Follow the criteria presented in class and on the website.
Homework assignments will take between 1 and 3 hours to complete.
All homework should be completed in your journal unless specified otherwise (not printer paper).
Fill the A4 Page of your journal.
Include a background when applicable.
Shade using a full range of values using a drawing pencil unless specified otherwise.
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