Celebrity Caricatures

Do you want to learn how to do caricatures? If you do, then perhaps you want to start by practicing the drawing of celebrities as it is one of the most excellent ways to learn. This way, you and other people will be able to really see if you were able to comply with the first prerequisite of a caricature drawing which is resemblance. When you consider celebrities as the subjects of your paintings, anyone can judge your talent as your subjects can easily be recognized.

First, you might want to begin with your most-liked celebrity. Draw the one that you always watch on TV or see on magazine covers. Because of the fact that you probably look at this celebrity all the time, at least you already have a depot of his or her significant details such as the eyes, hair, mouth and eyebrows. In order to help you add dimension to your caricature, research pictures of that celebrity in magazines or you can find some online, and then try to obtain different images where the celebrity made different poses and angles. Scrutinize what certain hairstyle that celebrity always wears. This is so because this may be one of his or her most unique characteristics. Take note that the hair frames the face; hence, it can do much to either make or break the resemblance of your caricature with its subject.

Drawing a lot of celebrity caricatures would be advisable so that if you get really good at it, you can continue doing it as a fulltime business. This is so because celebrity caricatures are frequently sold for at least $10 as regards smaller versions. Also, you have the chance to earn hundreds when a magazine or publication buys your drawing.

Think of smart marketing strategies of your services as a caricature business is as good as how you market it.  One way to market your services is through the creation of free blogs on the Internet. You just need to post your caricatures so that other surfers will see. Take for instance abstract art gallery that are marketing amazing abstract art paintings online. Also, you can send your caricatures to local magazines and inform them that they can make use of it for free.  Most likely, the magazine will feature it and you may be able to obtain exposure as well as positive feedback.

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