Learn to draw human figures like a pro with this beginner-friendly course!
If you've ever been interested in the art of figure drawing but have felt unsure about where to begin, then consider yourself lucky because Figure Drawing: A Unique Approach to Body Drawing is the perfect course for you. This comprehensive and beginner-friendly course is designed to provide you with all the necessary knowledge and skills to confidently start drawing figures.
Throughout the duration of this course, you will delve into the basics of figure drawing, starting from the fundamental principles of proportion and body shapes. As you progress, you will also be introduced to more advanced techniques such as foreshortening and gesture, which will further enhance your figure drawing abilities. Additionally, you will learn how to utilize simple shapes to create figures that are both realistic and expressive.
By the time you complete this course, you will have developed the ability to draw figures that are not only accurate but also dynamic. Moreover, you will have established a solid foundation in figure drawing that can be applied to any artistic style or medium of your choice.
The benefits of enrolling in this course are numerous and include gaining a thorough understanding of the essential principles of figure drawing, mastering the basics of proportion and shape, and discovering simple yet effective drawing techniques for creating realistic human figures.
Furthermore, this course will equip you with the necessary skills to tackle common challenges that arise in figure drawing, such as foreshortening and gesture.
Your overall people-drawing skills will improve significantly:
- male figure drawing
- female figure drawing
- body figure drawing
- figure drawing poses
allowing you to express emotions and movement with precision and finesse. As a result, you will stand out as an artist with an exceptional attention to detail and professionalism.
Regardless of whether you are a beginner or an intermediate artist, this course is tailored to meet your needs and aspirations. With its clear step-by-step instructions and engaging exercises, you will receive the guidance required to thoroughly understand each concept and technique.
So why wait? Get ready with your sketchbook, pens, pencils or your favourite drawing tools. Enrol today and embark on a journey that will enable you to draw figures like a true professional!
Who this course is for
- Beginners who've always wanted to draw figures but didn't know where to start.
- Artists who want to revisit the basics in a fun way.
- Creatives looking to add figure drawing to their skill set.
- Anyone keen on understanding the human figure in a simplified manner.
- Figure drawing made simple. It took me a couple of weeks (not a weekend) as I like to practice and work slow. The course certainly could be completed in a weekend. I loved how the concepts were easily explained and backed up with demonstration plus the option to work along with the instructor. The pacing was perfect for drawing along. Thanks for a great course! ~ Rebecca F
- I really like the technique. Once you have a character design you can easily pose them this way ~ Roland S
What you'll learn
- You'll be rocking stick figures in no time, and from every angle too - front, side, and even those tricky 3/4 views.
- We'll dive into shapes, from organic boxes to friendly triangles. They're the secret sauce of every figure drawing!
- You'll learn how to puff up those 2D shapes into full-blown 3D forms. It's like bringing your drawings to life.
- We'll play with building and posing figures. From the torso to the arms and legs, you'll be sketching full figures before you know it.
- Get ready for 'Level Up' sessions that'll consolidate all your new skills, and push your drawing to the next level.
- You'll take on hands-on assignments that let you apply all your newfound knowledge. It's learning by doing - the best way!
- A sketchbook or drawing paper.
- Pencils or your favorite drawing tools.
- An open mind and the excitement to learn!
- Zero prior drawing experience needed.