Side Profile Man Beard Hair Charcoal Portrait Drawing by Kai Lun Qu

Side Profile Charcoal Features

When your subject has a massive red beard, the side profile style of portraiture makes the beard look even more prominent! Kai takes you on a journey through charcoal value with depth with this bold and intriguing reference you'll definitely want to draw yourself. What do you think are the most important features of today's subject? Turn the form with proper edgework that describes exactly what you want to highlight. ( 1+ hours)

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Meet your instructor

Kai Lun Qu

Kai Lun Qu is know for his alla prima paintings filled with expression and painterly strokes that evoke deep emotions. His unique blend of traditional style with a contemporary twist is a result of two extremes: a formal training in China’s most prestigious art academy, China Central Academy of Fine Arts and intense studies with renown contemporary painters like Daniel Keys, Tim Rees and Michelle Dunaway in the United States. 
In 2018, He was featured in Southwest Art Magazine, 21 under 31: Young Artists to Watch. 

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