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Level: Junior, Middle School, High School
Grades: Gr. 3 - 12 | Age: 11 yrs and up | Written by: Katie Haase
[Katie is an artist from Oshkosh]

Students will use a magazine photo of a person, cut in half, as the beginning of a drawing. Half magazine picture, half drawing.

What You Need:
What You Do:

  1. Find a photograph of a person's face/head.
  2. Student cuts the face in half the long way. (one eye, half nose and half mouth)
  3. Student tapes photo onto a sheet of paper, leaving room beside it.
  4. Student finishes the drawing of the face (they can keep the cut off portion for reference, as needed).
  5. Student signs their work.

Recommended Books/Products:

I Can Draw Faces
I Can Draw Faces will show you in simple, easy steps how to build up the form of the head and face.

How to Draw Faces
Written for children ages 9-12.

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