The parallel projection method is a useful device for visualizing possible new hand views. Start willi a simple sketch of some easily worked out action such as the side view with extended fingers shown here. Then set out a few horizontal track lines extending from major forms. In this case, thumb and palm muscle thickness and index and little finger lengths arc being tracked. These choices arc purely arbitrary' and only serve to identify change of direction in form. If you need more than these in a sketch of your own, don't hesitate to put them in.
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