Introduction to the Caricature (Cartoon Portraits), 104 .
This course introduces the student to the special cartoon art of caricature. The lessons focus on how to draw a portrait of a person involving a degree of graphic exaggeration and distortion of facial and/or body features. The caricature is a time honored form of cartoon art. Itís also a necessary tool for those aspiring to specialize in political/editorial cartooning or humorous illustration. The student will learn how to observe through the eyes of a caricaturist and how to approach the actual drawing of a subject/model. The desired outcome, through practice, is for the student to be able to create a recognizable flattering or unflattering cartoon portrait of a subject/model. A workbook will be furnished with this course. When completed, each lesson/exercise will be sent to ToonMaker.com for professional review and critique.
Course tuition/fee $300. US