Figure It Out by Umakanth Thumrugoti
FIGURE IT OUT’ is a short guide to some practical points on figure drawing. It presents basic tools crucial to capturing dynamic gesture and the essence of the pose. Whether it’s a one minute pose or a 20 minute pose, to achieve the rhythm of the gesture and the construction of human body, an artist needs to understand proportions, anatomy and lighting; these ideas are illustrated here in a straightforward manner. This handy guide is profusely illustrated with numerous examples done within the context of life drawing sessions.