Monthly Archives: February 2014

Drawing 1: Part IV: Figure Drawing: The Moving Figure: sitting and waiting / fleeting moments / research

Project: The Moving Figure Exercise : Sitting and waiting OCA p121 The sketches that follow are a mixed bunch which have mostly been taken from life as I’ve been out and about. The characters on the right are drawn in … Continue reading

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Drawing 1: Part IV: Figure Drawing: Gesture: stance / energy

 Project – Gesture  Exercise : Stance : OCA p 113 This exercise asked that I do draw quick poses, showing the centre of gravity and types of stance.  My first attempts were 2 minute outlines of a male model on … Continue reading

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Drawing 1: Part IV: Figure Drawing: Form – essential shapes / essential elements

Exercise:  Essential Shapes : OCA p 110 For this 1-hour long exercise I did some warm up sketches to practice quick angled poses.  My model did not feel he could sustain these positions for long so I waited to complete … Continue reading

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Drawing 1 : Part IV : Figure Drawing : Proportion : quick poses / the longer pose

Quick Poses : OCA p108 : 2 minute sketches / warm up This exercise starts off with 5 x 2 minute sketches of my model in a comfortable position.  It asks that particular attention is paid to proportions but in … Continue reading

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