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Portrait Drawing Classes San Francisco

Learn the art of capturing a person's likeness through the fundamentals of portrait drawing in San Francisco, where you can explore techniques such as shading, proportions, and facial features to create stunning and lifelike portraits.

Unfortunately, no classes in-person in San Francisco have spots left, but 2 classes live online are available.

Figure and Portrait Drawing Combined

92nd Street Y

Explore the art of capturing the human form and face with precision and depth in this immersive drawing course. Master the intricacies of anatomy and bring your figures and portraits to life using a variety of drawing mediums. Join a community of artists online as you work with live models and engage in class discussions and demonstrations.

Monday, Feb 26th, 10am–12:30pm Eastern Time

 (5 sessions)

Portrait Drawing: Black & White to Color Pencil

92nd Street Y

Unleash your artistic expression and master the human form with this dynamic online course that takes you from graphite to vibrant colored pencils. Join us for an immersive experience in portrait drawing that will sharpen your skills in capturing the essence of the human face.

Wednesday, Apr 3rd, 4–6:30pm Eastern Time

 (7 sessions)

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Portrait Drawing for Adults

Art School of SF Bay @ 1601 Irving St, San Francisco, CA

Join us for a portraiture workshop that is guaranteed to improve your portraiture skills. During the first half of the workshop, students will complete numerous head studies and improve their knowledge of proper head construction. The second half of the workshop will allow students to focus on a project of their choice in whatever medium they choose. This can involve a single portrait over the course of multiple classes or a series of portraits. ...

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Portrait Drawing

JHess Studios @ 290 Division St, San Francisco, CA

This intensive portrait class focuses on drawing correctly from nature as a basic skill and foundation to good painting.  Students will be working from the live model while being introduced to representing the visual impression of the portrait in charcoal and white chalk on toned paper.  When beginning the drawing on a middle tone, one is challenged to see and organize value relationships with a more sophisticated and strategic eye. A...

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Portrait Drawing and Painting

Sadie Valeri Atelier @ 1045 17th St, San Francisco, CA

Elizabeth teaches oil portrait painting using traditional academic methods in drawing and painting. Using strong drawing skills, skilled brushwork, and luminous color she has combined approaches from multiple influences to create her own unique approach to painting a portrait quickly and accurately.

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