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By Joseph Sheppard

During this outstanding guidebook, a grasp of determine drawing exhibits readers in unique element tips to render human anatomy convincingly. Over 460 illustrations display the constitution of the physique by way of featuring cautious, a professional articulation of the muscular tissues and bones mendacity underneath the outside.

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Setyour toned format alongsidethe drawingon plastic. 7. Usingyour pencil,copythe main edgesof the picture-planedrawing onto the tonedpaper. When you havesketchedthe whole hand and objectonto the paper,set the PicturePlane/Viewfinderasideandreturn your posinghand,holding the object,to its original position. 9. Again,closeone eyeto flattenthe imageandcarefullyredraweach contouredge,adjustingandrefiningthe drawingasneeded. IO. Erasethe lighted shapesanduseyour #4n drawingpencil to darkenthe shadowed shapes.

You may alsoplacethe flower in a vaseif you wish. Hold the PicturePlane/Viewfinderverticallyin front of the flower. Closeone eyeanduseyour felt-tip markerto draw the edgesof the flower,stem,andleavesjust asyou seethem flattenedon the plane. Be awarethat the line will be somewhatshakyanduncertain. (. Using yorr #z pencil and drawing with a light, thin line, transferthe main pointsof your plasticplanedrawingonto the paper. Look closelyat eachpart of the floweqstem,and leaves,and,usingyour #4n drawingpencil (whichis softerthan the #z writing pencil),redrawall of the edges.

Stemof a plant,ro" to 12"tall, with medium-sized leaves(seethe drawingfor an example) About3ominutes 3. Justwhat we want. Instructions: r. Tirrn to page5r of the workbook,with the printed format. z. Lightly draw the crosshairswith your #z pencil. 3. Lay the stemwith leaveson a pieceof white paperand coverit with your plasticPicrurePlane/Viewfinder. 4. "Then draw an adjacentnegativespace. t. Do not draw the leavesat all, but be awarethat in drawingthe edgesof the negativespaces, you will haveinadvertentlydrawnthe edgesof the leaves.

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