Learn to draw People accurately

Drawing People requires an understanding of proportion

My people drawing videos will introduce you to the simple drawing technique of using the measurement of the head to determine whether you are drawing an adult or a child. Sounds complicated but it is an easy way to understand about drawing figures in proportion.
You’ll soon be drawing figures brilliantly!

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Draw people accurately with a little measurement and sweeping line

Did you know that the distance from the wrist to the elbow is the same as the distance from the elbow to the shoulder. Knowing this and other proportional ideas will greatly improve your figure drawing. Looking and measuring is so important to successful  drawings of people and figures.

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Featured video tutorials

It’s all about the head

No Rulers!

It’s all about elbows, hips and knees

Check your angles

Folds determine the shadow

Look for the direction of light

Angles of shoulder and hips

Variation of light and shade

Proportion and angles

Sweeping line creates movement

It starts with simple shapes

Subtle curves and outlines

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