Portraiture: Lucian Freud


Jaf Yusef

About this lesson

Create your own self-portrait, inspired by Freud's use of light.

Portraiture: Lucian Freud

Jaf Yusef
Suggested for artists aged 4+

Learn how British artist Lucian Freud represented light in portraits and have a go at making your own self-portrait inspired by Freud. 

You will need:

  • A graphite stick or pencil
  • a mirror
  • A4 paper