Drawing Tutorial – Characters in Different Positions


How to Draw Characters in Different Positions with Glen Kennedy – Part 1 of 7


How to Draw Characters in Different Positions with Glen Kennedy – Part 2 of 7


How to Draw Characters in Different Positions with Glen Kennedy – Part 3 of 7


How to Draw Characters in Different Positions with Glen Kennedy – Part 4 of 7


How to Draw Characters in Different Positions with Glen Kennedy – Part 5 of 7


How to Draw Characters in Different Positions with Glen Kennedy – Part 6 of 7


How to Draw Characters in Different Positions with Glen Kennedy – Part 7 of 7

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VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In this 7 part drawing series, viewers can follow along with Glen to learn how to sketch characters in different head positions. Glen has worked for several large studios throughout his career such as Disney, Universal Studios and Marvel Productions.

VCAD of Vancouver BC
500 – 626 West Pender St.
Vancouver, BC
V6B 1V9

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Drawing Tutorial – Hand Positions


Learn How to Draw Hand Positions with Glen Kennedy – Part 1 of 6


Learn How to Draw Hand Positions with Glen Kennedy – Part 2 of 6


Learn How to Draw Hand Positions with Glen Kennedy – Part 3 of 6


Learn How to Draw Hand Positions with Glen Kennedy – Part 4 of 6


Learn How to Draw Hand Positions with Glen Kennedy – Part 5 of 6


Learn How to Draw Hand Positions with Glen Kennedy – Part 6 of 6

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VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In this 6 part drawing series, viewers can follow along with Glen to learn how to sketch different hand positions. Glen has worked for several large studios throughout his career such as Disney, Universal Studios and Marvel Productions.

VCAD of Vancouver BC
500 – 626 West Pender St.
Vancouver, BC
V6B 1V9

Drawing Tutorial – City Landscape


Drawing a City Landscape with Glen Kennedy Part 1 of 8


Drawing a City Landscape with Glen Kennedy Part 2 of 8


Drawing a City Landscape with Glen Kennedy Part 3 of 8


Drawing a City Landscape with Glen Kennedy Part 4 of 8


Drawing a City Landscape with Glen Kennedy Part 5 of 8


Drawing a City Landscape with Glen Kennedy Part 6 of 8


Drawing a City Landscape with Glen Kennedy Part 7 of 8


Drawing a City Landscape with Glen Kennedy Part 8 of 8

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In this 8 part drawing series, viewers can follow along with Glen to learn how to sketch skyscrapers and buildings in a city landscape. Glen has worked for several large studios throughout his career such as Disney, Universal Studios and Marvel Productions.

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VCAD of Vancouver BC
500 – 626 West Pender St.
Vancouver, BC
V6B 1V9

Drawing Tutorial – Three Point Perspective


How to Draw a Three Point Perspective with Glen Kennedy Part 1 of 2

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 1 of the video series, Kennedy starts the tutorial with drawing a rectangle using vanishing points. He shows the viewer how to use simple shapes to create a three point perspective over-top of the horizon line.


How to Draw a Three Point Perspective with Glen Kennedy Part 2 of 2

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 2 of the video series, Glenn draws another rectangle under the horizon line using vanishing points. At the end of this two-part video series, viewers will have an idea of how to create space and dimension in their drawings.

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VCAD of Vancouver BC
500 – 626 West Pender St.
Vancouver, BC
V6B 1V9

Drawing Tutorial – Woman’s Face

How to Draw a Woman’s Face with Glen Kennedy Part 1

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 1 of the video series, Kennedy starts by sketching the base shape of a woman’s face. The structure of the face is blocked off into sections so that the artist can understand the placement of the ears, nose, eyes, eyebrows, mouth, and hairline. As more features are added onto the face, a more 3-D look is given to the drawing.


How to Draw a Woman’s Face with Glen Kennedy Part 2

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 2 of the video series, the features of the face are continuously exaggerated using a combination of round lines and straight lines. Details such as the iris of the eye, eyelashes, eyebrows, and nose are highlighted with a darker pencil.


How to Draw a Woman’s Face with Glen Kennedy Part 3

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 3 of the video series, Kennedy encourages the artist to give his/her character some life by adding more and more detailed features. Ears, neck, cheekbones, hair are added to the character’s style, and are based on the artists’ imagination.


How to Draw a Woman’s Face with Glen Kennedy Part 4

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 4 of the video series, the female character begins to come to life. Kennedy starts to incorporate shading and blending techniques using a pencil and eraser. He encourages the artist to work around the face slowly to add more dimension and life-like features.


How to Draw a Woman’s Face with Glen Kennedy Part 5

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In the last video of the series (Part 5), the final features of the female face complete the look of the character. Kennedy demonstrates how to fine tune details using strokes, shading, blending, and softening to the character’s hair, eyes, neck, mouth and nose. The result is a 3-D, life-like drawing of a woman’s face.

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VCAD of Vancouver BC
500 – 626 West Pender St.
Vancouver, BC
V6B 1V9

Drawing Tutorial – Human Nose and Mouth

Drawing the Human Nose and Mouth with Glen Kennedy Part 1 of 4

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 1 of the video series, Kennedy begins the drawing with simple shapes to start and uses a center point to draw the nostrils and bridge of the nose. The shapes and lines start to form the outline of the nose structure.


Drawing the Human Nose and Mouth with Glen Kennedy Part 2 of 4

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 2 of the video series, Kennedy begins sketching the shape of the mouth and the outside areas of the nose. In order to give volume and life to the drawing, he shows viewers how to soften the shapes and lines and make the nose and mouth look more life-like.


Drawing the Human Nose and Mouth with Glen Kennedy Part 3 of 4

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 3 of the video series the concept of shading and blending is used by Kennedy to introduce a 3-D effect on the shape of the nose and mouth. Kennedy encourages the viewer to create a contrast of colours by understanding where the light hits the drawing.


Drawing the Human Nose and Mouth with Glen Kennedy Part 4 of 4

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 4 of the video series, the final details are applied to the human nose and mouth to soften up some of the line images. By continually shading and blending parts of the drawing with the pencil and eraser, Kennedy demonstrates how a few simple shapes were transformed into a life-like, 3-D, human nose and mouth.

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VCAD of Vancouver BC
500 – 626 West Pender St.
Vancouver, BC
V6B 1V9

Drawing Tutorial – Human Eye


Drawing the Human Eye with Glen Kennedy Part 1 of 4

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 1 of the video series, Kennedy demonstrates how to set the foundation for drawing the human eye including shaping the outside of the eye and pupil. By the end of the tutorial series, viewers will understand how to draw a detailed human eye.


Drawing the Human Eye with Glen Kennedy Part 2 of 4

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 2 of the video series the features of the eye become more detailed through the addition the eyebrow, iris and eyelashes. Kennedy uses shading and blending techniques to enhance the areas around the eye. By the end of the tutorial series, viewers will understand how to draw a detailed human eye.


Drawing the Human Eye with Glen Kennedy Part 3 of 4

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 3 of the video series, Kennedy highlights the eye by exaggerating the shading of the iris, pupil, eyebrow, and areas inside the eye. He encourages the artist to start with a rough drawing and use a loose, free hand to add to the original drawing. By the end of the tutorial series, viewers will understand how to draw a detailed human eye.


Drawing the Human Eye with Glen Kennedy Part 4 of 4

VCAD instructor Glen Kennedy introduces fundamental drawing techniques to encourage young artists to develop and hone their drawing skills. In Part 4 of the video series, contrast features are added to the base shade of the eye with a darker pencil. By using a layering technique to add to the lighter and darker shades around the eye, Kennedy completes the drawing of a detailed human eye.

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VCAD of Vancouver BC
500 – 626 West Pender St.
Vancouver, BC
V6B 1V9