Now shape the mouth. The half of the mouth on the far side of the face will be shorter than the half on the near side. The centre of the mouth should be immediately below the centre of the nose.

Then draw in the point of the chin.

Now complete the whole shape of the head, carefully observing the shapes.

5 Finally, treat all the areas of shading fairly lightly at first and then block in the other colours, starting with the lightest first and ending with the darkest. If you want the face to look brighter, give it a darker background colour.

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