Drawing a Reclining Female Figure : Chapter 1

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Instructor
Danny Galieote
NMA Founding Member
39 minutes 6 seconds
Beginner - Intermediate

What you will learn

In this video lesson, expert draftsman and painter Danny Galieote will demonstrate how to draw a reclining female figure using the NMA Reference Image Library. First, you will see how to draw your lay-in with your opposing rhythms, action and spirit of the pose. Next, you will learn how to visually sculpt the figure on your paper by using anatomical landmarks, overlaps and wedging forms. And finally, you will learn how to bring the drawing to a finish with line, tone and final highlights on the toned-paper.