Thursday, 8 November 2012

Life Drawing Class



So last night, I managed to sneak away to a life drawing class down in Leith.
It was all about movement, drawing not what the figure is, but what the figure is doing.

From an animator's point of view, I found it very useful, and from a humans point of view I found it very free and fun.
The first graphite drawings were super quick 1 minute poses, then we moved on to so very slightly longer poses.

The red chalk was drawing the growing of the movement of the figure.




The last drawing was a long pose, with charcoal. We knocked back the drawing with a rag any time the figure moved or something wasn't working.



2 comments:

  1. Nice Post! Thank you very much. This really helped me with my work. I appreciate your help. Thanks a lot. Abstract Oil Paintings- Decorate your space with art.

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    1. Brilso! Glad you found it helpful!
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