Beginner Figure Drawing Fundamentals - Dynamic Poses, Bending and Twisting

JW Learning, Drawing the Body, Head and Hands

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9 Lessons (1h 7m)
    • 1. Lesson 2 Trailer

      0:36
    • 2. Recap / Dynamic Forms

      3:05
    • 3. Squash, Stretch & Twist

      6:01
    • 4. Demonstration 1 - Torso Twist

      5:13
    • 5. Three-Quarter View

      3:08
    • 6. Demonstration 2 - Torso 3/4

      3:04
    • 7. Warm Up Notes

      1:07
    • 8. Timed Exercise Session

      22:17
    • 9. Timed Exercise Demonstration

      22:01
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About This Class

In this lesson, we'll continue on from our initial discussions about Gesture and Construction by covering the topic of Bending and Twisting our forms, and looking at how to go about measuring the all important Three-Quarter position. 

Continue learning with the follow up lessons: 

Figure Drawing Series:
Lesson 1 - Gesture and Construction
Lesson 2 - Dynamic Forms
Lesson 3 - Construction of the Body Parts
Lesson 4 - Proportions  

Head Drawing Series:
Lesson 5 - Constructing the Head Part 1
Lesson 6 - Constructing the Head Part 2