Perfect Portraits for Absolute Newbs with Chantelle ONLINE

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What’s it all about?

Ever thought about drawing people but never known where to start?  Come along to learn how to capture the art of the face!

This class is ideal for beginners or your first foray into creating portraits.  Once you learn some of the basic techniques you will realise that it’s not that hard to capture the essence of the face.

Using grey leads, portraiture will be broken down into sections of the face which will help to teach you how to create realistic portraits.

What will we cover?

  • The proportions of the face as well as some handy techniques that will help bring your portrait to life
  • How to draw eyes, noses, ears, lips, chins, and eyebrows
  • How to put them all together to produce a full portrait with the correct proportions.

What will you need?

  • Paper
  • Pencils

Who will be teaching?


Born in Melbourne and residing in Elwood, Chantelle Maree Tranchina is a living and breathing inspired artist, secondary and primary school teacher. She has a passion for learning (with four degrees!), teaching and helping others.

Her degrees include contemporary arts (literature and visual arts), bachelor of teaching (primary and secondary education), fashion design and also spiritual development/meditation/healing (training in reiki and mediumship). Chantelle has recently completed her yoga teacher training and is now a practising and certified yoga teacher providing in person and online classes!

She is also absolutely addicted to travel and finds herself taking a trip overseas as often as possible! She looks forward to meeting you all and having a bit of light-hearted creative fun.

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