Project 13: Manikin Figures in motion
Professors demo

Professors demo

The posture plumb line is an imaginary straight line from the top of the head to the floor. Perfect posture means our ears, shoulders, hips, knees and ankles stack up along this line.

Professors demo

Professors demo

Vince Mancuso demo : Practice a lot.

Vince Mancuso demo : Practice a lot.

Professors demo

Professors demo

Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge.

Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge.

Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge.

Always compare how different artist approach the same challenge.

Project 13. The focus is on speed and gesture drawing using no reference. By understanding the key proportions of the body, you create a personal wire frame of the skeleton and then you muscle up your figure. Remember more is best.

Student Sample

Student Sample

Student Sample

Student Sample

Student Sample

Student Sample

Student Sample

Student Sample

Student Sample

Student Sample

Draw a minimum of 150 figures, running, jumping, bending, sitting. In short put them to motion. Try as many different positions as possible. Use your skeleton frame and muscle up the features of the body.