Head Drawing with Ben Young


Registration Opens Wednesday May 1st, 2023 @ 8:00 A.M. P.S.T.

Audit: Watch instructor warm up, demo and receive photo reference every week.

All videos will be available until two weeks after the 5 week term.


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 Footage for this class comes from Term 3-21

Date : 16-May – 13-June

Length: 5 Weeks

Videos Uploaded: Tuesday

Level :  All levels welcome

The emphasis of this class will be gestural lay-ins of the head, as well as structure and tonal techniques for drawing the head. Students will work from photos in an effort to gather greater knowledge of the human head from various angels. Students will be drawing male and female heads. Great for students of all levels, a core drawing class.


• Conte 1710b or Wolf’s Carbon 6B charcoal pencil

• Smooth Newsprint

• Single Edge Razor Blade

• Sanding Pad

• Kneaded Eraser

Ben Young

Ben Young has studied and taught at Watts Atelier for the past 20 years. He has worked as a freelance illustrator and conceptual designer. Clients include Sony Entertainment, Reflexive Entertainment, Upper Deck and Blizzard. Ben is currently working on his career in fine art. View more of Ben’s work at www.benmyoung.com

Additional information

Class Type

Full Participation, Audit