Henriette Sonne teaches you step-by-step to successfully draw figures. This course is perfect for anyone wishing to draw correctly proportioned portraits and anatomies, but also for those who are seeking to strengthen their figure drawing skills.

Level: Length: Language:
Beginner 01:18:24 English

Artist Henriette Sonne has been drawing figures for as long as she can remember. In this foundation course, she shares her knowledge from professional techniques right down to simple tips and tricks to successfully draw figures. She shows you how to get started with basic shapes and analysis of the form you are drawing, and how to keep refining the figure proportions right through to completion.

This course is perfect for anyone wishing to understand how to draw correctly proportioned portraits and anatomies, but also for those who already draw but seek to strengthen their figure drawing skills.

HIGHLIGHTS FROM WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

  • Learn simple tricks to get the proportions of your drawing correct from the very start
  • Watch the step-by-step process for creating artwork you are pleased with
  • Complete your artwork to a professional level

Anyone can draw figures successfully, and Henriette will teach you how!

01. Introduction. 01:04
02. Materials. 01:11
03. Getting to know your basic shapes. 02:03
04. Learn to draw with your basic shapes. 25:54
05. Learn to correct your drawing with lines. 26:34
06. Learn to correct your drawing with negative shapes. 17:15
07. What to do next and how do I become better at drawing? 03:15
08. Fast, fun drawing using basic shapes. 01:05

Total course time: 01:18:24 hours



This course comes with a 26-page workbook, which includes various practical exercises and can be downloaded here once you have purchased the course.
We recommend printing it out on regular size office paper and following along with the exercises during the course.

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Henriette Sonne is a professional artist who also has many years of experience as a teacher.

As an artist she exhibits her work internationally, most frequently in New York. For 4 years Sonne owned and ran one of Copenhagen’s largest private painting schools. As a tutor she presents her knowledge in a professional, accessible and sometimes humorous manner.

Henriette Sonne is recognised internationally and exhibits mainly in New York where she has also studied portraiture and landscape. Henriette started up one of Copenhagen’s largest private painting academies in 2002 which she owned and ran over 4 years. She has a long and successful career as an Art Tutor and Consultant.

She is from Copenhagen in Denmark, but has had her main studio in Norway for the past 7 years, where the light, landscape and rich cultural heritage is a frequent source of inspiration for her.

In recent years Henriette has displayed her paintings in a great variety of different exhibitions for contemporary art, including SNAB Louvre at the Louvre, Paris, ARTexpo in New York, the Florence Biennale for Contemporary Art. Her artwork has also been included in a great many art publications worldwide, and has featured on the front cover of New York Art Magazine.

Here is an overview of materials you will need for this course:

  • A pencil (preferably HB)
  • Paper (Sketchpad in A3 size or similar 135gsm)
  • Eraser
  • Ruler (50cm or 20 inches)

These extra items may also be useful:

  • 2 or 3 thin sticks or pencils
  • Pencil sharpener or small knife
  • A little sketchpad (A5 or A6 size)

This course comes with a 26-page workbook, which includes various practical exercises and can be downloaded here once you have purchased the course.
We recommend printing it out on regular size office paper and following along with the exercises during the course.

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Images from the course:

Successful Figure Drawing Art Course

With Henriette Sonne

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Henriette not only has an impressive knowledge of art techniques and art history - she also has the rare ability to teach that knowledge in an understandable way.
Stine T. Nygaard

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