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Project: Gesture - Check and Log

20/08/14

Check & Log

  • How well have you managed to capture the poses? What could be improved?

In the Stance exercise, the poses were simply depicted and most are captured fairly well. 311 more words

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Project: Gesture - Exercise: Energy

Quickly sketch the figure, trying to convey the sense of energy each pose creates.

Slightly misreading the brief where I should have used A4 or A3 sheets per drawing, I took my A4 sketchbook into the garage where my husband was doing his workout.  155 more words

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Project: Gesture - Exercise: Stance

19/08/14

Exercise: Stance

Mark the central axis in your initial sketches of the standing figure.  Ask the model to change poses every 2 to 5 minutes.  123 more words

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Project: Self Portrait - Exercise: Drawing Your Face

13/08/14

Exercise: Drawing Your Face

Look at yourself in the mirror and, using your sketchbook draw several five-minute sketches of our face describing different angles of your face and head. 280 more words

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Project: The Clothed Figure - Check and Log

14/08/14

Check & Log

  • Did you find it easy to approach the figure as a whole or were you distracted by details of the sitter’s dress?
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Project: Form - Exercise: Essential Shapes

10/08/14

Exercise: Essential Shapes

Arrange your model at a slight angle in a chair.  Consider the angle of the central axis that runs through the seated figure. 343 more words

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Project: The Clothed Figure - Exercise: Form and Movement in a Clothed Figure

14/08/14

Exercise: Form and Movement in a Clothed Figure

Ask your model to wear some soft fabrics that will help to describe the form of their body.  106 more words

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