Draw a Circus of Movement: Simple Techniques to Bring Characters to Life

Nina Rycroft, Picture Book Illustrator

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11 Lessons (53m)
    • 1. Introduction

      2:21
    • 2. Body Posture

      3:16
    • 3. Forward Movement

      4:34
    • 4. Drawing Movement from Reference

      6:38
    • 5. The Art of Exaggeration

      5:42
    • 6. Body Language

      4:11
    • 7. Body Language...Continued

      4:45
    • 8. Age Appropriate Movement

      3:47
    • 9. Drawing with Line and Gesture

      7:26
    • 10. To Finish

      1:36
    • 11. BONUS - Body Language...Adding Detail

      8:28
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About This Class

Learn simple techniques that will bring characters to life.

Explore body posture, forward motion and learn how to apply poses found in any reference to your character. Experiment with body language and exaggeration to bring personality and story to your character. Explore age-appropriate movement, line-of-action and gesture.

YOU WILL LEARN

  • body posture
  • forward motion
  • to use reference material
  • body language
  • exaggeration
  • line-of-action
  • age-appropriate movement
  • drawing with gesture

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