Drawing the Human Body


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Figure drawing has long been the foundation of an artist’s education—the human body is one of the most complex and psychologically compelling subjects in nature. But, while certainly a challenge, there are many tips and techniques that can make figure drawing accessible to anyone!

Packed with detailed instructions and illustrations, artists Sandrine Pelissier and Paul Heaston share their most effective methods and approaches to help beginners and experienced students alike improve their figure work. Over the course of 23 pages, you’ll learn how to find and work with a model, tips for making the most out of a life drawing session, and different ways to approach drawing the human body—like using an “envelope” or doing a blind contour drawing! This downloadable PDF guide also includes detailed breakdowns of human proportion and essential anatomy. With the guidance of Paul and Sandrine you’ll be able to approach drawing the human body with creativity and confidence!