Posing The Model

Drawing Manga Head Possess
Reject poses that do not possess enough dynamism.

Ask your model to shift weight on to one leg, or to stretch out her arms and hands - anything that creates tension in the pose and defines harmonious areas of negative space. Make quick sketches of possible poses and select one to develop.


■ Plain white cartridge paper(choose a relatively cheap paper because this project demands several repetitions)

■ Japanese calligraphy brush

Japanese black drawing ink


Drawing with a brush Quick, gestural drawing


Drawing with a brush Quick, gestural drawing

Illusion Draw Black White
Thin line made with the tip of the brush creates recession in the arm.

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