3.1 Sketch Out the Portrait
Now that we’ve inked in our gradation scale, we’re ready to start on our portrait. First we need to get the image onto our paper. If you feel comfortable with freehand sketching, you can simply use the photo reference from the zip folder and sketch directly onto your Bristol paper. Otherwise, I will show you a simple tracing technique that uses tracing paper, a pen, a pencil, and the reference photograph.