How to Draw a Horse

Skill Level : 2 Intermediate, 3 Advanced

Medium : Pencil Drawing

Subject : Animals

Tutor : Nolan Clark

Class Length : 1 hour 56 minutes

Avg Rating :

Silver Level or Higher Class

Class Description

Learn how to draw a realistic horse portrait in this real time step by step pencil animal drawing tutorial.

During the class you will learn :

How to make up your own bokeh background
How to instantly define the positions of the main areas of the horse to ensure accuracy
How to quickly create a hair effect
How to build up accurate tonal values
How to draw the bridle
How to draw long and short hair
and much more...

For the class you will need:

a sheet of photocopy paper (A4 or Letter)
(If you are a patron you can download the template below and print that out for the class)
Set of pencil (2H, H , HB, B, 2B, 4B, 6B, 9B)
Pen shaped eraser (like a Tombow Mono)
Kneaded Eraser
Soft cloth / old t-shirt
Please make yourself a blending stump with a fine point (Use these instructions:

Latest Reviews

Very challenging but a worth while class.

Chris Lovelock

This was really valuable to learn, shadows, long & short hair and moulding the contours, esp the cone of the muzzle, nostrils, & the connection to the bony structures of the face & forehead. Thanks again Nolan :)

Tracey Langham

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