Stylizing Portraits

Stylizing Portraits

taught by Mel Milton
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Patrik Nordlund

This class made me sign up

I came to SVS recently to check it out, and when I saw that Mel was a part of it I signed up right away. I love doing portraits myself, and as I learn this craft, Mel Milton is one of the top artists I admire. His drawings make me want to push har...

John Jagusak

Mauricio Petri

Patrik Nordlund

I came to SVS recently to check it out, and when I saw that Mel was a part of it I signed up right away. I love doing portraits myself, and as I learn this craft, Mel Milton is one of the top artists I admire. His drawings make me want to push har...

John Jagusak

Mauricio Petri

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I think the description of this course could be " Mel Milton enthusiastically tells you how to identify what it is that appeals to you in certain portraits. Then he tells you how to ask questions as you analyze the portrait. These questions then e...

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Caroline Knight

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Carlos Santos Jr

Michael Dominguez

Mel Milton
Mel Milton

About the Instructor

Mel Milton is an amazing artist who has worked as an interface web designer and later as a character animator for Disney Interactive for IPs like Van Helsing, Narnia Prince Caspian, Toystory 3, and Cars 2. While at Disney he illustrated The Smurfs book for Simon and Schuster, a hit with children around the world. Mel's work can be seen all over the internet as he has gathered an extensive following for his stylized characters and portraits that he shares almost daily.

Stylizing Portraits

In this video you will learn how to look at photo reference and start drawing it with simple shapes. Mel teaches what he's looking for in a good photo portrait. He explains that you must look for the big simple shapes first while ignoring the details. Follow Mel as he guides you through his process to create a stylized version of a photo portrait. You can use either traditional or digital tools to take this class.

Course Contents

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Course Curriculum