Project 5: the Manikin Head, gender neutral structure of a humanoid head. 150 minimum. Line only.
The Manikin head is a model of the human head reduced to it's primary forms and planes.

The Manikin head is a model of the human head reduced to it's primary forms and planes.

the Loomis method to draw a manikin head. Draw a sphere as the essential form to start my construction, make modification by removing 1/8 of the of the sphere's sides and a quarter wedge of the front, establishing the forehead, nose mouth and chin.

Constructing the manikin head using the LOOMIS METHOD. Establish the planes, front, back, two sides and top and bottom. Pick the position of your light, determine the angle of the light and tone the head.

WEB sample. Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge.

WEB sample. Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge.

WEB sample. Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge.

WEB sample. Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge.

WEB sample. Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge.

WEB sample. Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge.

Proportion of the head. Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge.

Proportions of the head. Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge.

Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge. Here is a cartoony way used by Normand Lemay.

Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge. Here is a cartoony way used by Normand Lemay.

Project 5
Hyun-Soo Song
D1 - th3 - Fall 2020
Vince Mancuso

Project 5
Hyun-Soo Song
D1 - th3 - Fall 2020
Vince Mancuso

Project 5
Olga Sushchenko
D1 - th3 - fall 2020
Vince Mancuso

Project 5
Olga Sushchenko
D1 - th3 - fall 2020
Vince Mancuso

Student example

Student example

Project 5
Geon Woo Kim
D1 - th3 - Fall 2020
Vince Mancuso

Project 5
Geon Woo Kim
D1 - th3 - Fall 2020
Vince Mancuso

Student example

Student example

Student example

Student example

Student example

Student example

Student example

Student example

Student example

Student example

Project 5
Harriet Pollock
D1 - th3 Fall 2020
Vince Mancuso

Project 5
Harriet Pollock
D1 - th3 Fall 2020
Vince Mancuso

A teacher should practice what he preaches.
The training program that I teach to young art students, is the same disciplines that I practice everyday.  Draw like your in a race and through repetition the quality will catch up.

A teacher should practice what he preaches.
The training program that I teach to young art students, is the same disciplines that I practice everyday. Draw like your in a race and through repetition the quality will catch up.

Using the x,y, and z axis build a sphere.
Joining a sphere and a prism together using the x,y, and z axis create an exact humanoid head. Place them in space in different positions. Watch and check your measurements and perspective. Work fast, speed is GOD.
http://www.alexhays.com/loomis/Andrew%20Loomis%20-%20Drawing%20the%20Head%20and%20Hands.pdf