How to Draw Faces

  • Published on Oct 24, 2017
  • Learn how to draw faces step by step from scratch. In this tutorial, you'll learn how to draw male and female faces. I'll also demonstrate how to transform your characters by making simple changes. Requested by: Wendy Nelson :)
    UPDATE: Here's the NEW, DETAILED, SLOW version by popular request!

    - Canson Sketch Paper:
    - 2B Derwent Graphic Pencil (I recommend HB for light sketching):
    - Random 0.7mm HB pencil (usually use 0.5mm Pentel but I couldn't find it anywhere
    - Kneadable Eraser:
    - Mono Eraser:
    - Transparent Ruler
    - SmudgeGuard Glove:

    🔥🔥 SKIP TO...
    How to draw a male face: 0:10
    Eyes: 1:19
    Nose: 2:13
    Lips: 2:42
    Hair: 3:38
    Ears: 4:20
    Cheeks, Jaw, Chin: 4:42
    Neck: 5:09
    Male - First transformation: 5:21
    How to draw a female face: 7:51
    Eyes: 8:44
    Nose: 9:32
    Lips: 10:02
    Ears: 10:42
    Hair: 10:56
    Neck: 11:33
    Female - First transformation: 11:39

    How to draw hair:
    How to draw a pair of eyes:
    How to draw noses:
    How to draw lips:
    How to draw 6 different eye shapes:
    How to shade a faces:


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Comments • 11 953

  • Sowmya Gudapati
    Sowmya Gudapati 2 hours ago

    My man looks like a child !!!

  • Deruzzi
    Deruzzi 17 hours ago

    Why is the other eye so hard

  • Nathan Savage
    Nathan Savage 21 hour ago

    I tried and tried but failed so hard but I'm a lot younger than you are

  • Daniel Khachiyan

    she didint erase AT ALL while i'm over here erasing every 2 seconds. she deadass only erased her lines, like ok sis go off

  • EM trampolineee
    EM trampolineee Day ago


  • Rimy Barker
    Rimy Barker Day ago

    Rokin my drawing in brokeen tree i dont know how to draw pleas help me

  • Luciole Lumière

    Excellent video, you helped me a lot. Thank you!

  • unpopular wrecker
    unpopular wrecker 2 days ago

    You are a real professional

  • An Average Guys That Watches

    Gotta admit...
    I can't draw the circle...

  • Kathrina Lingo
    Kathrina Lingo 2 days ago

    The face I drew looks like a guy who had too much cosmetic surgery XD

  • Natasa Kolarz
    Natasa Kolarz 2 days ago

    I can't see anything

  • Natasa Kolarz
    Natasa Kolarz 2 days ago

    U socks

  • Bình clip
    Bình clip 2 days ago

    hi new friend great video you are so very talented i'm happy i found your channel let's support each other

  • Invader Anakin
    Invader Anakin 2 days ago


  • Julian Martial
    Julian Martial 2 days ago +3

    Man i used to be able to draw like this 2 years ago but i stopped and now i can barely draw good anymore. I guess to much minecraft

  • Jeremy Stickel
    Jeremy Stickel 2 days ago +1

    Like comet if you like to draw

  • Unknown Human
    Unknown Human 3 days ago

    I did these without Guide Lines, *im not afraid of commitment anymore*

    DRAWING SHOUIA 3 days ago

    hey awsome guys

  • Sofia Terranova
    Sofia Terranova 3 days ago +1

    me looking at the video: ooo this is easy
    me drawing like in the video: WHAT THE HELL, HOW DO YOU DO THIS ITS IMPOSSIBLE!

  • Sofia Terranova
    Sofia Terranova 3 days ago +3

    you know do this ,this ,this and this ,only this and aaaaaaarrrrrrrrrgggggg she makes it look so eazy

  • Pachi Gogo
    Pachi Gogo 3 days ago

    I drew a chimpanzee with a clown makeup. IS THAT NORMAL ?!?!

  • Anita Arya
    Anita Arya 3 days ago

    You are amazing in teaching it and awesome artist.

  • Kristen Scott
    Kristen Scott 3 days ago

    The guy was so hot lol

  • Ghassan Nimir
    Ghassan Nimir 3 days ago

    What is that Music you're playing?

  • Arun Singh
    Arun Singh 3 days ago

    How I learn to make sketch to starting

  • R R
    R R 4 days ago

    my dumbass eventually figuring out 5 sections = 4 lines

  • veena Kumar
    veena Kumar 4 days ago

    I love your art, it's so slow and easy

  • veena Kumar
    veena Kumar 4 days ago +1

    Very funny

  • Mirza
    Mirza 4 days ago

    thank u

  • Yafet The Boss Of Ops SadBesayy

    I so Bad Painter Why i am Bad i Cry

  • 7
    7 5 days ago


  • fzr 007
    fzr 007 5 days ago

  • lenkA
    lenkA 5 days ago

    I messed up with the hair.... i even drew a decent circle

  • Mavis Vermilion
    Mavis Vermilion 5 days ago

    hi hi new subscriber here..just asking if u have tutorial on how to draw hair?
    sorry just starting drawing... just this week

  • KingPlays101
    KingPlays101 5 days ago

    What does she use in her hand? And why? I Think i need that

  • ron anime drawing
    ron anime drawing 6 days ago

    awesome drawing. 😍 please visit also my channel 😊👌

  • Ernie Kent
    Ernie Kent 6 days ago

    Love this

  • It’s Delightful
    It’s Delightful 7 days ago +1

    Thank you!!!

  • That time When bts stole my wig

    Fuck I made a James Charles out of nowhere

  • Daniel Poliakov
    Daniel Poliakov 7 days ago

    Look how will we draw and learn if ur hand is always at the screen huh?!

  • Inzemam King
    Inzemam King 7 days ago

    I can’t believe this.amazing trick oh wow

  • kak ada
    kak ada 7 days ago

    please help subscribe my channel

  • Santosh Choudhary
    Santosh Choudhary 7 days ago


  • Amy Hyun
    Amy Hyun 7 days ago +3

    Thank you so much for your tutorials! Over the last few months, I've learned how to draw realistically after viewing your videos! You're an excellent teacher, and an amazing artist!

  • Potato Monkey
    Potato Monkey 8 days ago

    I was doing just great

    Until......I put my pencil on the paper

    Then it went downhill....

  • 崔節約
    崔節約 8 days ago +1

    How do you do? My name is Akki. Nice drawing. Good night.

    POLAR SOLAR 8 days ago

    i can do it with no sketching

  • Eric vx
    Eric vx 8 days ago

    Great tutorial~

  • Poseidon BroZeus
    Poseidon BroZeus 8 days ago +4

    On the next tutorial:

    • UltraNoahRoblox
      UltraNoahRoblox 4 days ago +1

      I’m glad rapidfireart made a tutorial for that

  • Moret Kim
    Moret Kim 8 days ago

    Is that Justin Bieber


    I used so many objects to draw a circle and still couldn't draw it wha tf


    the hardest part of the video was the circle

  • Kiss Gábor
    Kiss Gábor 9 days ago

    Thank you for helping me

  • xXTheCoolGuyXx
    xXTheCoolGuyXx 9 days ago

    Now i could draw my crush with art!

    But before that i gotta learn how to draw a circle...

  • LovelyKitty
    LovelyKitty 9 days ago

    0:04 Kinda looks like James Charles (a lil bit) XD

  • Alooshy YTC
    Alooshy YTC 9 days ago

    Cool video I like how she draws!

  • Hashim Ali
    Hashim Ali 9 days ago

    Wao 😀amazing

  • priyanka choudhary
    priyanka choudhary 9 days ago

    Well you are completely awesome
    You made me learn so many new things, like things I always wanted to know ....but there was no one to guide 😕....any way you are exact👉 , you tell exactly what to do and specialy I loved the part when you said YOU SHOULD TRACE AS MANY PICTURES AS POSSIBLE ..
    I completely LOVED IT 👌😍❤❤❤

  • High 57
    High 57 10 days ago

    You helped me draw because of my skills. It's like (EXAMPLE) I am Iron Man and the avenger initiative is my skills nick fury is you

  • Dewald Norval
    Dewald Norval 10 days ago

    Thanks for amazing video.For what purpose do you draw with a half glove?

    ROCKING SMASHER 10 days ago

    How to draw a face of a healthy man

    ANIMENIA INDONESIA 11 days ago

    10 years learn how to draw circle 😂😂

  • Gang Gang
    Gang Gang 11 days ago

    Such a shitty tutorial

  • Gang Gang
    Gang Gang 11 days ago

    You work way to fucking fast. Im trying to learn not speed run it

  • Anubhav Raj
    Anubhav Raj 11 days ago

    I really loved this video.
    Can you please make a video on difference in a boy and a girl face.

  • Sophia ORyan
    Sophia ORyan 11 days ago

    I like how you broke it down by using lines. This helps me. I also like how you explain the different sizes of eyes and what they mean. You have a nice voice as well. Keep making videos.

  • Muhammad Mutahir
    Muhammad Mutahir 11 days ago

    this was so easy but mine lokks just a little differet

  • LGS_NextMoney
    LGS_NextMoney 12 days ago

    When you realize you got a trendy hairstyle for a guy

  • Added Aesthetic ``/
    Added Aesthetic ``/ 12 days ago +2

    I think I'll stay with stick people. . .