here's something fun to try in your journal. Get a picture of a face from a magazine - should be almost big enough to fill your journal page. Glue it to the page. Rip out the center of the picture, and then complete the picture with a pencil drawing.
How to draw realistic eyes within a high school Art project
Awesome A Level artwork by Elena Tomas Bort, completed at the Laude British School of Vila-real, Spain. Elena’s focuses upon how to draw eyes so that they reveal emotions and reflect messages about life.