If anyone wants to be a better figure drawer #that not draws better what they see but how the pose feels then this is the book to #not only draws better they see but how the pose feels then this is the book to Short but we ll written Very nice drawings and sketches One of the better books on gesture Well detail book that guides your frame of mind for figure drawing Journey from beginning to end Bought strangers kindle version I have reaped the fruits of many many classics Peck Richer Hale Bargue and countless others I owe these giants much of my ability to draw the figure accuratelyAnatomical knowledge is indispensable but it won t help if the overall drawing is lifelessThe ick Pose focuses on the first critical step of any life drawing the gesture Meads addresses weightbalanceline sh. Look at the process presenting first rate examples and a brief but well constructed text highlighted by than 300 illustrations Author Erin Meads defines the ick pose as figure drawings than can be executed in less than 20 minutes The majority of images in this book took less than five minutes to draw; their brevity encourages dynamic poses.
review The Quick Pose: A Compilation of Gestures and Thoughts on Figure DrawingDownloaded the Kindle version for grand kids who are ite young indeed both are learning to draw Many an insight given are there to assist in better #artist The tips shared about how the brain and the body work when drawing #The tips shared about how the brain and the body work when drawing have been helpful I highly recommend this book She is such a talented artist This book is full of beautiful figure drawings that fill the whole page and I can t wait to dive in and learn about the figure Useful text and drawings Highly recommend this book to any level figure drawer because it contains from the basics to advanced material Like any good art instructive book should have it has pages FULL of amazing examples that show the different methods and techniues Meads explains. The foundation of all figurative work is the life study of the human form Sculptors painters and illustrators pull from the process to sharpen their observations develop better hand eye coordination and improve their Dancing at Armageddon understanding and interpretation of what they seeick Pose A Compilation of Gestures and Thoughts on Figure Drawing takes
Adow accuracy drapery and foreshortening all while avoiding the ponderous over anatomized pitfall It s an inspiring reminder not while avoiding the ponderous over anatomized pitfall It s an inspiring reminder not skip this initial invigorating stepAs painters often say if there s something wrong with your painting it s probably a problem with the drawing Well if something wrong with your life drawing it s probably because you skipped the gestureExcellent book The best book about figure drawing that I found so far I do not need better one Great explanations and pictures and well as very good suggestions how to practice I have a Kindle addition which I read on my ipad I will buy hard copy as well Fantastic book I will treasure this oneGreat for serious artist studying gesture and figure. From the model and challenges the
artist to make ick decisions about what toto make ick decisions about what to and even significantly what not to include Topics include symmetry foreshortening light and shadow drapery and other essential elements of figure drawing Artists art students art teachers and anyone who draws will appreciate these well illustrated insight.