Construction With A Basic Design

Many students have mastered the control of a pencil,but lack the imaginative skill to construct a visual composition of the human form. They are then forced to seek a workable position from other sources. In the beginning of learning,try to draw and develop a skill,by seeing form composed of shapes. The drawings in this book are laid out in a manner to help you to see more clearly,a way to develop the ability to construct the human form and make a sound composition. All the positions...

Some Helpful Hints

Foreshortening Drawing

Detail is the rendering of the known character and facts of the subject, presented in light and shade at the same angle capturing all the factors correct as they appear on the subject. Apart from the main areas of expression,all relevant changes on the surface area must be captured.For example,if small lines or wrinkles are present on the subject's face,mainly surrounding the eyes,it is the artist's liberty to change or eliminate their presence,without detracting or adding to the character. If...

When Conception Has Been Ascertained

Think of your paper surface as open space and not as a two dimensional surface as though you were looking through an open window. THE ARTIST'S OBSERVATIONS,being recorded must convey character philosophy en vironment.compounded with many other qualities all expressing from one source. INDIVIDUALITY.is applying correct shapes to represent the section or grouping and it must be present in the fabrication. Check your visual measurements divided by the natural divisions and try to commit their...

The Next Step After Identifying Elliptical Formis To Create A Manikin Simply Using The Same Principle

Human Form Drawing

ALL MEARUREMENTS,of the Human Form can be seen in divisions of the body and these measurements must be placed in the drawing with a flowing harmony. SHAPES CAN HELP EXPLAIN the muscle pattern and bulk amd simplify the same in difficult positions. ELLIPTICAL DRAWING CREATED WITH A STENCIL is a good way to begin to understand the principle of building. by following the way section of the book you will pose for by following the way section of the book you will pose for shapes constructed as a...

Good Understanding Of Anatomyis Essential

Pencil Sketches Easy

ALL MEASUREMENTS must first be understood to build form in some degree of order and proportion is not easy for all artists to do,but with the use of manikins this task of learning is made much easier. no matter how you progress in developing a style of your own the basic shape should and must be evident at all times to speed your delivery. ON THE HUMAN FORM,there are no placed markings that can be visually read to improve your placement. IDENTIFYING SHAPE,on surface form must be...

Drawing Lessons

Dog Constructive Drawing

DIFFICULT POSITIONS TO DRAW,take on a simple explanation of construction when the basic form can be controlled. CONTOUR DRAWING CANNOT BE ACHIEVED,if the drawer has not developed a good foundation . YOU MUST CONCENTRATE ON SIMPLE LINE,that suggests the angle of the shoulders,hip and curve of the spine to the position. YOU MUST CONCENTRATE ON SIMPLE LINE,that suggests the angle of the shoulders,hip and curve of the spine to the position.