Actors Kristina San, Shawn Baichoo, and sometimes Fred Nguyen come pretended to do grievous bodily harm to one another for our edification and then sit for a couple of more traditional long posses.
In this post, you’ll fine many photos from different semesters, and a series of clips I made as well to use for ongoing dynamic gesture studies.
I suggest using both to do gesture studies whenever it’s convenient for your schedule!
Life drawing from a live model often is always ideal, but using other online quick draw tools, and utilities like this post are a great way to get in many more hours of practice and learn faster!
- Try for a practice session, sketching 1.5 minute gestures from the video.
- then 3 minute drawings starting with a gesture and adding in a few select details using patterns, hatching or wash to indicate costume and clothing drapery effect that help bring out form.
- And finally longer studies, by pausing the clips or using the photos doing full figurative drawing studies.