Drawing a portrait is a fantastic chance to explore how you see people artistically and using the face as a constant experiment in the way you draw and develop new styles. The human face is something that we often take for granted as we see and analyse so many every day, but it is actually one of the most complex objects to recreate because of these facts, one mistake and it will look off-putting even surreal. Below are examples of what I have achieved by just changing the way I see the face and by doing so the way I draw...
Anatomical Self Portraits - pencil on paper
Life Portrait - pencil on paper
Japanese Traditional Archetypes - pencil on paper
Ellie - pencil on paper
David - pencil on paper
Sayuri - pencil on paper