Abstract Portrait Painting Man Woman by Esther Candari

Beginners Guide to Abstract Portrait Drawing

Experience the freedom of portrait drawing in your own way, be it realistic or abstract! In this course, Esther breaks down the elements of facial structure, giving you the foundations you need to either build off or break conventional depictions. While many portraits vie for the most organic shapes that simulate reality, Esther also explores geometric abstractions. If you're ready to think outside the box and express yourself with creative interpretation, this course is a great stepping stone to becoming an abstract artist. ( 5+ hours)
  • Esther Hi'ilani Candari

  • Fundamental

Meet your instructor

Esther Hi'ilani Candari

Esther Hi’ilani Candari is a primarily figurative artist who often explores the nuance of human culture, experience, and psychology that can be expressed through portraiture. The foundations of her oil painting techniques are traditional in nature, but her meticulously crafted multimedia applications infuse the final works with a unique, innovative, and captivating edge. 

More Courses to Try

Try these next