How to Draw Caricatures Course
How to Draw Caricatures by Justin cook
Justin Cook is an Animator, Cartoon Illustrator/Designer and Caricaturist.
4 hours of High Definition Quicktime video training. Includes source files.
Learn the Art of Caricature with this in depth 4 hour video course.
Start with the basic theory behind drawing caricatures.
You will learn all the techniques required to take your caricature drawing skills to the next level. Watch as Justin explains feature placement, negative space and angle. You will then be taken on a run through of quick tips on how to draw the facial features with just a few lines.
Following this you will be guided through over a dozen caricature sketches in real time. See every pencil stroke on screen and listen as Justin explains each decision he is making to produce a caricature likeness of famous celebrities from film and TV.
The final part of this course includes a 1 hour chapter on rendering a caricature portrait in full colour with the use of 'Sketchbook Pro'. A short introduction video on how Justin uses Sketchbook Pro is also included. This course is perfect for anyone looking to learn how to draw caricatures. Whether you are a traditional artist with pencil and paper or a digital artist, this course will be sure to strengthen your caricature drawing skills.
The videos are in HD .mov for Quick Time Player but can be played in most common players. The software used to demonstrate is Autodesk Sketchbook Pro but you can follow with any artistic software or with a traditional pencil and paper. The course is in english, in real time and downloadable to your computer only.