It's been a busy few weeks! Here are the results of a 5-week portrait drawing class that I just completed at Gage Academy of Art. We learned a lot about anatomy and proportion. Each pose was 2-3 hours long. I used charcoal pencil for the first two and pencil for the rest.
My skills really improved with each class. We also had to draw a self portrait each week for homework, and this is the one that turned out the best: