Figure Drawing Center

Instructions if you select this center

One day in the center

Go to the link on the moodle, or search for a proportion chart using 7.5-8 heads. Draw a male or female in ideal proportion using a one inch head proportion. Mark off a ruler using one inch . Then draw the figure usiing your head. See example to the right.

Then practice drawing the proportion of your model.

Second Day in the center

Get a classmate to be your model. They will pose in standing and seated poses. Do 3-5 gesture drawings to capture the pose and work on proportion. Take turns so that each of you have drawings.

3-5 days in the center

Observational Drawing is Authentic!