Life Support
Suggesting the Face


Paper & materials from my living room/studio floor

A simple method for drawing the face

Portrait of my Daughter, pencil on Kozo, 64 x 64cm

Elliptical axis of the eyes & the median plane

With the sphere of the skull

Practice visualising a sphere inside the faces that you see.

Left: elliptical median plane. Centre: Front on, circle/sphere with jaw below and eyes at the centre. Right: the face when looking down.