Forget the stick people!
With a little practice you can draw bodies with real
arms and legs and muscle masses.
There are several approaches to drawing a live person:
Drawing from human models is called "life drawing."
DRAWING FIGURES OTHER MODELS
MODEL POSES COLLECTION
There are several approaches:
Building the form by shading (instead of an outline)
Drawing the line contours (outside edges) or --
Using guide lines to place features and proportions.
Other drawing links
warmups - - Draw relaxed lesson
Mapping the drawing space
- - Using viewfinder
and Secondary Picture Content
the face -- Face guide lines
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