Check out Paul's art tips in this remarkable video (it says it's part of their "Draw Along Videos" for kids but really it's for anyone interested in drawing people -- at whatever age you are.)
|A Screen Shot from "Draw This! Paul O. Zelinsky"|
The bit about where the pupil goes and how the eyelid is affected made me realize three things:
1) Paul is a seriously amazing illustrator.
2) To draw well, you really need to observe carefully - and illustrate what you see, not what you think you see.
3) I could observe faces more carefully.
Illustrate and Write On,