Painting a woman face side view

Painting a woman face side view. How to paint portrait profile or sideview of a woman, female. Here is another portrait painting I did a few day ago. It also takes me about a few hours.

painting woman face side view

painting woman face side view

Below are step by step illustrated how to paint woman face profile or from side view.  Step 1, I draw basic geometry shape to establish the head and jaw line. For really basic instruction on drawing the base facial proportion go to How to draw face.  This one is more advance than just drawing face. In step 2, I start adding eye, nose and lips to the face from the side.  Eyes usually lie half way in height of the whole head’s height.  Then the tip of the nose is half way in between eye level and bottom of the chin.  Then mouth is half way or close to the tip of the nose and the bottom of the chin.  Step 3, I paint in base skin color.  Step 4, I then paint in some darker color in particular area of the face.  Step 5 and 6, I basically just finishing up the portrait.

painting woman face side view step by step

painting woman face side view step by step

For more in dept and hours of painting video tutorial check out

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painting woman face side view

painting woman face side view

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About Xia Taptara

Xia Taptara (黃曉聲 Huang XiaoShēng), currently a freelance concept artist for games and films, formerly a character concept artist for ArenaNet/NCsoft (GuildWars & Guildwars 2). I also work on various projects for Game of Thrones, Square-Enix, Paizo Publishing, Fantasy Fight Games, Disney Interactive, and many publishers & clients. I use Wacom Tablet Intuos and Photoshop CS2,3,4,5 to do most of my professional art work. I use pencil, pen, and traditional medium in my free time. I founded IdrawGirls.com (TheArtClasses.com) in 2007 to motivate myself to create more and better art. Also I get to draw and paint whatever the hell I want to. Hopefully I can inspired some young soul and old soul alike. *QUESTIONS & COMMENT: PLEASE POST THEM ON THE BLOG. Or CONTACT ME via idrawgirls Facebook page. DO NOT E-MAIL ME. Thank you. ;-)
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