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Female Standing Pose – Part 01 Line Drawing

Posted on 2012/03/16 at 12:13am by daarken 3 Comments
Female Standing Pose – Part 01 Line Drawing

This is the first part of a new series about drawing a female standing pose from reference. In this first part Daarken goes over the line drawing and how to fix your drawing using different Photoshop tools and techniques. The reference photo was taken from Marcus Ranum’s deviantArt site. His gallery is full of great…

Analysis of Form – Female Bust Part 01

Posted on 2012/03/07 at 9:43am by daarken 14 Comments
Analysis of Form – Female Bust Part 01

In this video Daarken will start a drawing from life of a female bust. In this first section Daarken will talk about blocking in the drawing. Since these videos are all filmed in real time, the video is broken up into three parts. This first part only covers blocking in the line drawing. Photo reference

Observing Form – Blind Contour

Posted on 2011/12/15 at 11:08pm by daarken 25 Comments
Observing Form – Blind Contour

Being able to draw accurately from life requires you to be able to correctly observe whatever it is you are looking at. Are you really seeing the object, or are you just looking at it? Daarken shows you a technique that will force you to really see what you are looking at. You may think…