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Figure Drawing with Virtual Models: Getting the Most Out of Poser® Figure Artist™ by Les Pardew

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Learning about the Figure

In this book I hope to help you to develop all three aspects of figure art just mentioned. I will be giving you practice exercises to help you develop your physical art abilities. I will give instruction to help increase your knowledge of figure drawing. And last of all, I will give you creative challenges to help you unlock your artistic vision. Let’s start by going over some of the basics of the figure. This will help you to gain a foundation upon which you can then learn how to draw the human form.

Basic Proportions of the Human Form

As mentioned earlier, human bodies come in a great variety of shapes, sizes, and colors. It would be almost impossible to describe every variation while trying to give you some basic ...

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