An inspirational guide to understanding the human form, this reference book will help artists to draw more compelling and informed nudes. This is an exciting approach to drawing the human body. Divided into three parts, on structure, anatomy, and observation, it introduces a set of principles and develops a treasury of ideas for the artist to follow.
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A figure drawing is a drawing of the human form in any of its various shapes and postures using any of the drawing media. The term can also refer to the act of producing such a drawing. The degree of representation may range from highly detailed, anatomically correct renderings to loose and expressive sketches.
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At pioneer art design educationist and artist Loh Khee Yew's first solo show of nude drawings at the former Empress Place Museum inhe was often told: "Why nude? I like your works, but I can't bring them home. Twenty-six years later, Loh, now 83, is still drawing and painting female nudes.
To achieve a good piece of work you will need to work slowly creating multiple layers. There are no shortcuts in this demonstration, no 'quick-fixes' You will find that every extra minute or hour! For this demonstration, I am using a selection of Derwent Coloursoft pencils.
Culturally speaking, nakedness is already widely circulated. Terabytes of pornographic videos are stored on servers worldwide, and tons of magazines featuring thighs, breasts, and sex scenes are being recycled daily—oscillating between a variety of platforms. The image of the naked body is no longer a taboo, but rather a source of visual fatigue.