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Want to know how to draw noses?

Maybe not.

Maybe you were looking how to draw faces, and somehow ended up here.

But drawing noses is, whether we like it or not, part of the task of drawing a complete face.

These tips will get you started.

The nose is composed of bone, cartilage and muscles:
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In making a likeness of a human face, much depends on the nose.

Noses add character to a face.

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You should study the planes of the nose.

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Use shadows to bring out the form as the nose must stand out from the face.

Learn to block in the nose before modeling and softening the planes in completion:
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Acrylic Lesson Online - How To Paint a Picture with Acrylics

Acrylic Painting Techniques – watch how I paint this beautiful painting. To see how to draw this painting step by step spoken instructions watch all 7 videos. Here are the titles: Paint a sky with acrylic 1/7 Acrylic paint clouds 2/7 Acrylic paint water 3/7 Paint bushes…
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Watch this elephant paint a beautiful image of an elephant holding a flower. You’ll be amazed at how her talent unfolds as she carefully completes each stroke. Her mahout talks to her throughout the process as his gentle touch gives her confidence. She focuses on her work and seems to enjoy the approval of the audience and, of course, the sugar cane and banana treats. All of her training has been reward based. So touched by their horrific backgrounds and loving personalities, now supports, “Starving Elephant Artisans” by selling their paintings so they can continue to have a new life in Thailand. Own a print of the art for . Some Thai elephant experts believe that the survival of the Asian elephant species will most likely depend on the good treatment of the elephants in well managed privately owned elephant camps. All of us would prefer that all of the elephants be free to be in the wild. For many reasons, that is not possible at this time. You can learn more and purchase these unique paintings at