Posts tagged Gesture
Posts tagged Gesture
Here is a video done by the wonderful Sycra ! In this video, he talks about the fundamentals of art and tips on how to go about studying and improving on them (as well as different types of artists and what areas they should focus on the most).
its been a while since I’ve done anything with tutorials ahhh also my explanations started to die out because I don’t have a lot to say to describe each one. If this helps you, I’m glad. But I would say to just springboard from this! get loose with your poses and have fuuuuun
tbh, i’m not all that great at posing, but hey, here u go friend
This is the third series of a really good resource book, I would encourage everyone to buy and keep supporting this company.
Halcyon Realms has a " How to buy from Japan Amazon" tutorial here. I usually just order a bunch of books through Kinokuniya since it’s at a slight cheaper shipping price.
I also did previews for the other two books.
Part 1/4 OF Zack’s tutorial on how to draw the menz for Zu. (take it with a grain of salt)
THE BOD AND FLOW.
The first example shows the basic difference between the generic (Important to remember that this is not fixed and is subject to variations that blur the line.) feminine and masculine forms.
The female form often has hips as wide as or wider than the ribs.
The masculine form is generally straight from ribs to hips or wider in the ribs.
Also men have less body fat and a fit man will be top heavy as shown in the second example most of his weight is in the upper portion of his pecks compared to the female form with the majority of her weight resting in the underside of her breasts.
The third picture shows squash and stretch in the male form, in particular if a man lifts his arms the underside of his pecks will next to disappear becoming smoothed out wile the top side will be squashed upwards.
Something that really helps me when I’m drawing something new is mapping out the very basic flow/deciding were the movement is in the picture. Then I’ll draw a thumbnail version of my picture just to get a handle on what I want to accomplish before I commit to the full size version.
drawing tips from Animating the Looney Tunes way. hand from the secret of kells, Aisling!
(Source: , via art-and-sterf)