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Drawing the Figure
Forget the stick people!
models to draw - -


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."


There are several approaches:
Gesture sketch,

Building the form by shading (instead of an outline)

Drawing the line contours (outside edges) or --

Using guide lines to place features and proportions.

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Drawing Series

Beginner Drawing Assignments

Drawing warmups - - Draw relaxed lesson

Mapping the drawing space - - Using viewfinder

Primary and Secondary Picture Content

Draw the face -- Face guide lines



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3 Challenges of The Creative Process

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3 Challenges of The Creative Process

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Art Ideas -Concepts to Aid Creativity

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Beginning A Picture, Checklist

Class 7, design, " breakup"

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Little Things Make Interesting Pictures 

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How to Transform 2d to 3d

How to look at Art 

Developing Ideas for Art

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Index of Design Lessons

Judging  Good Art?

Learning to Look at Art, Part one
Learning to Look at Art, Part Two

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