What is an expressive self portrait?

Overview and Purpose: Students will revisit the self portrait by creating an introspective and expressive self portrait that either communicates something about themselves or sheds some light into their personality.

How do you describe a self portrait?

Self-portrait meaning

  1. A pictorial or literary portrait of oneself, created by oneself. noun.
  2. A painting, drawing, etc. of oneself, done by oneself.
  3. The bust of an artist by the artist him/herself; a portrait of the painter who painted it. noun.
  4. Self portrait is a painting or picture you make of yourself.

How do you draw a self portrait with a mirror?

Self-Portraits Using Mirrors

  1. Position it close – Set up your mirror at any angle you like, but keep it close to your drawing surface.
  2. Hold your place – As you look into the mirror, draw a red dot in between your eyes on the mirror, so you can return to your original position if you move.

How do you draw a human face 3 4?

How to draw a 3/4 view faces in 9 steps:

  1. Step 1: Finding the right size.
  2. Step 2: Partitions & New Centerline.
  3. Step 3: Draw the nose and the face contour.
  4. Step 4: Draw the jawline.
  5. Step 5: Mark the eyes and the mouth.
  6. Step 6: Draw the face features.
  7. Step 7: Draw the remaining details.
  8. Step 8: Draw the neck and the ear.

Can Taehyung draw?

Taehyung’s Drawing Skill Taehyung is known as one of the BTS member who has an artistic side, along with the other guys in the maknae line, Jimin and Jungkook. For the last two years, Taehyung has said that he’s interested in art, but mostly in painting. At several events, Taehyung has shown off his drawing skills.

How do you introduce self-portrait activities to preschoolers?


  1. Have your child look in the mirror. While examining their face, describe the different parts of their face, pointing to their eyes, nose, mouth, ears and so on.
  2. Ask your child to draw themselves from what they see in the mirror.
  3. Display the art on the fridge!