Convey a whole range of human emotion into your mixed media portraits!
Express Yourself is an in-depth online Workshop that explores how to successfully convey a whole range of human emotion into your mixed media portraits. In this class I show my secrets for creating beautiful and expressive faces, full of feeling !
There are 9 Lessons!
Each one has a multitude of emotions to explore.
lesson 1. getting started
Preparing your Express yourself journal and creating a helpful ‘Emotion Map’!
lesson 2. expressions gallery
Building on The Emotion Map from lesson one we start to flesh out detail in quick sketches.
lesson 3. pouts & puckers.
It’s all in the lips
lesson 4. expressive and realistic eyes
A lesson involving socks and a lemon that will have you looking at eyes in a whole new way!
lesson 5. growing up
Take a face from childhood into adulthood.
lesson 6. tilted down faces
Downturned faces can evoke gentle feelings of shyness or being coy, wistful, dreamy or sleepy.
lesson 7. subtle changes
The power of eyebrows!
lesson 8. chin up
Determined, haughty, arrogant and beautiful upturned faces
lesson 9: laughing
Everyone loves a happy ending!