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Facial Reference: The Nose
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Published: December 12, 2012
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Artist: Tim Von Rueden (vonn)

This facial reference resource gives some tips and step by step visual guides on how to draw and shade the nose.

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DarkSlayerSmithHobbyist General Artist
thank you I needed those tips for nose
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EdgistAStudent Digital Artist
Thanks for the inspiration. Check me out!
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RachBurnsHobbyist Digital Artist
I'm trying to sketch a nose using this reference and I'm having a bit of a hard time since my drawing is not front forward.

Do you have anything about how the bridge of the nose is created on an angle?
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GLoRToR General Artist
Use the simple form reference from "Shading the bridge" to draw the "block" in any angle you wish and then just reference the rest of the anatomy. 
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RachBurnsHobbyist Digital Artist
Okay, thank you very much. ^^ I just needed to make sure before I stepped too far.
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GLoRToR General Artist
Remember that the key to angles in anything is simple form. If you can't make something out of a single cube or cylinder, pile them together!
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RachBurnsHobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you so very much. ^^ All of this is helpful! 
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GLoRToR General Artist
Happy to help anytime, feel free to hit me up :)
I'm a teacher.
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RachBurnsHobbyist Digital Artist
Very appreciated, thank you!
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Hmm, I'm here when I don't even know CGCookie. I guess you could say I'm...






















NOSY
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GLoRToR General Artist
Who nose, you might be sniffing something out here..
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ahyuncandyHobbyist General Artist
*snrk*
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ann47 General Artist
Very  good work !:)
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poisonmonkeyHobbyist Digital Artist
How do you create the texture?
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AngryMaxFuryStreetHobbyist Traditional Artist
I love you
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thanks for the reference
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VampireSesshStudent General Artist
This helps a bunch! Thank you so much!
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LunaworldHobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you!
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laitieubaoStudent Digital Artist
So great!!
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Thank you for sharing this.
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bunchadoodlesHobbyist Traditional Artist
This is some good reference...
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