Resources for Comm Art

Class Information

Art Class Introduction Video (Download the Art Class Introduction Worksheet)

Art Class Materials Video (Download the Materials List Worksheet)


Books

Fun with a Pencil by Andrew Loomis

Guide to Realistic Portrait Drawing by J.D. Hillberry


Drawing the Human Face

Cuong Nguyen

Block-In, 3/4 View (Email me stating you watched the entire video)

How to Draw the Head — Front View, Cuong Nguyen (Download the Video Worksheet)

Eye — Different Positions, Cuong Nguyen

Eye — Front View, Cuong Nguyen

Eye — Three Quarter View, Cuong Nguyen

Eye — Upward Looking, Cuong Nguyen

Lips — Side View, Cuong Nguyen

Lips — Three Quarter View, Cuong Nguyen

“Meghan” (Email me stating you watched the entire video)

Nose — Front View, Cuong Nguyen

Nose — Side View, Cuong Nguyen

Nose — Three Quarter View, Cuong Nguyen

Tutorials Page — Cuong Nguyen

YouTube Channel — Cuong Nguyen

Stan Prokopenko

How to Draw the Head — Front View, Stan Prokopenko (Download the Video Worksheet)

Stan Draws Himself from a Photograph

Stan Draws Marshall Vandruff from a Photograph


Illustration Process

How to Draw, Scan, Ink, and Color Your Artwork by Jake Parker

TIE Fighter by Jake Parker


Slideshow Quizzes

* Print your answers for a Slideshow Quiz on a piece of lined paper.

Slideshow Quiz: Boris Vallejo

Slideshow Quiz: Cartoon Self-Portraits

Slideshow Quiz: Character Illustrations

Slideshow Quiz: Ciruelo (Dragon Inspiration)

Slideshow Quiz: Darren Calvert

Slideshow Quiz: Darren Calvert (Pop Culture Faces)

Slideshow Quiz: Darren Calvert (Animals as Robots)

Slideshow Quiz: Dominic Glover

Slideshow Quiz: Dragon Inspiration

Slideshow Quiz: Dragon Introduction & Student Samples

Slideshow Quiz: Frank Frazetta

Slideshow Quiz: Inking

Slideshow Quiz: Jake Parker (Character Illustrations)

Slideshow Quiz: Journey of Dragons (Shantell & Donato)

Slideshow Quiz: Michael Parker (Sketchbook Characters)

Slideshow Quiz: Mythological Beasts

Slideshow Quiz: Paul Bonner

Slideshow Quiz: Realistic Self-Portraits

Slideshow Quiz: Santa Claus

Slideshow Quiz: Still-Life Heads

Slideshow Quiz: Tom Richmond

Slideshow Quiz: Tom Richmond (Presidents)

Slideshow Quiz: Tom Richmond (Sketch of the Week)

Slideshow Quiz: Tony DiTerlizzi

Slideshow Quiz: Warriors #1

Slideshow Quiz: Warriors #2

Slideshow Quiz: Warriors #3

Slideshow Quiz: Warriors #4