Continue establishing the positions of the features with respect to one another, and to the chin and crown of the head. Remember that the features take up a surprisingly small part of the head: the midpoint of the face, measured from chin to crown, is at the base of the eyes.

Make regular use of the eraser, reassessing and refining proportions as you go. The eraser is just as essential a tool as the charcoal; if you're not using it, you're not being sufficiently critical.

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