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Portrait Drawing Techniques with General Pencil
Portrait Drawing Techniques with General Pencil
Portrait Drawing Techniques with General Pencil

Portrait Drawing Techniques with General Pencil



At a Glance

Category: Fine Art

Available in English


Free Cancellation

Over 13+ years old

Class Description

Learn everything you need to know to start drawing specific facial features using General's® Charcoal! Artist Julia Maddalina will be demonstrating a variety of drawing techniques to help you capture the features of a portrait with these versatile pencils & erasers.

Julia Maddalina is a traditional portrait artist and fantasy illustrator - she works in a mix of commissions, freelance work, creating gallery show pieces, and educational content. Her work has been recognized internationally and is accomplished in many mediums. Follow her on IG/ TikTok: @jmaddalina

General Pencil Company takes pride in handcrafting quality pencils and artist materials using traditional methods passed down for six generations in Jersey City, NJ. Still family owned and operated, our goal is to create quality products in a sustainable manner for artists of all levels. Follow us on IG: @GeneralPencil

The supplies listed are what the instructor will be using for class, but please feel free to use what you have on hand! The written supply list is down below.

Class Supplies


General's® Charcoal Pencil Kit

General's® Charcoal Pencil Kit

1 Required


Artist's Loft® Blending Tortillons

Total Items:


What Else to Bring

Charcoal, Drawing, Fine Art, Drawing Class, Facial Features, Portrait, Technique General's® Charcoal Pencil Kit Item # 10015500 General's® Factis® BM2 Mechanical Eraser Item # 10556584 General's® Little Red™ All-Art® Sharpener with Canister Item # 10603262 Toned Pastel Paper Option 1: Canson® Mi-Teintes® Gray Tones Pastel Paper Pad Item # D244739S Toned Pastel Paper Option 2: Tan & Gray Tone Drawing Pad by Artist's Loft™ Item # 10690255 Paper Towel Dry flat Brush Medium size Tortillion Option: Blending Tortillons by Artist’s Loft® Item # 10339030