Now mark out the positions of the eyes, the nose and the mouth so that they are in the correct relationship to each other, then draw in the shapes of each of the features, getting their shapes right and their size correct in relation to the rest of the head.

the hair in relation to the head and sketch this in very simply as one shape. This is more important when the hair is long.

3 After all this, you will need to start blocking in the colour, beginning with all the areas of shade on the head. Use a neutral colour and maybe a different colour for the hair.

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