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Workshop | Beginning Portrait Drawing

February 17, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm


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Learn the steps to drawing a portrait including proportions, light & shadow, facial features, and textures.

This workshop is designed to teach artists of any level the steps to portrait drawing.

This class was designed with beginners in mind, and also experienced artists in need of a refresh. Students will work from a photo and will be guided by teaching artist Neal Hanowitz in a step by step manor to best complete a portrait drawing.

Attendees will explore a variety of pencils in this workshop. Rendering, implied texture, and value, with an emphasis on personal style and expressive quality, are just some of the skills you’ll be working towards as you understand each of the thought processes involved in learning how to draw portraits.

All materials provided! There are only 10 spots available for this class.

What to bring: Students can use their cell phone to take a photo of themselves the day of, bring a printed photo of their face, or a photo of someone else.

** Please note, Refunds will be processed only if requested 72+ hours prior to scheduled workshop date/time. No refund will be given if requested less than seventy two (72) hours until scheduled workshop time for any reason. Only one ticket transfer will be allowed per person per workshop type, and will only occur if requested outside of the 72 hour mark of the registered workshop. To request a refund and cancel your ticket, please call 561-330-9614**

Instructor Biography

Neal Hanowitz, a New York City native has taught a variety of media including painting, sculpture, film animation, and printmaking for the past 27 years. Formal studies at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art and Pratt Institute set a lifetime of art making into motion. He has lived, taught and exhibited in The United States, Switzerland, Zimbabwe, and most recently Myanmar. Now retired and living with his wife, Audrey in Delray Beach, he is slowly becoming immersed in the South Florida arts community.


February 17, 2023
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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