Gnomon Workshop - Dynamic Figure Drawing series: The Head,body,hand and feet | 5.35 GB Include Pack: Gnomon Workshop - Dynamic Figure Drawing: The Head with David Finch Gnomon Workshop - Dynamic Figure Drawing: The Body with David Finch Gnomon Workshop - Dynamic Figure Drawing: Hands and Feet with David Finch
Dave Finch is one of the most dynamic illustrators working in commercial art today. His amazing layouts, his unique character designs and his extraordinary flair to create exciting images are nothing but top flight. And it's fun... something that's incredibly difficult to pull off and he does so consistently.
Gnomon Workshop - Dynamic Figure Drawing: The Head with David Finch In this DVD, David Finch reveals his step-by-step process for drawing the human head. He starts with a basic head shape and demonstrates the structural breakdown from multiple angles. He then focuses on the various features including eyes, noses, lips, ears, necks and hair. He discusses important landmarks, features and proportions. David brings it all together to draw a series of completed heads, from basic male and female heads to heroic examples. Lastly, he covers lighting on a simplified head shape to help you understand the rules governing placement of dark and light shapes. He includes a wide range of tips and tricks for making your faces, heads and hair more life-like and convincing without the need to rely upon reference material.
* Drawing Without Reference Material * Drawing Eyes, Noses, Ears and Mouths * Drawing the Neck and Hair * Drawing from Multiple Angles * Male and Female Differences * Adjusting Proportions for Characters * Light and Shadow
1. Introduction/Drawing the Basic Head Shape 2. Drawing the Basic Female Head Shape 3. Drawing the Eyes 4. Drawing the Nose 5. Drawing the Mouth and Jaw 6. Drawing Ears 7. Differences Between Male and Female Mouths 8. Drawing the Neck 9. Drawing Hair 10. Putting It All Together Part 1 - The Basic Male Head 11. Putting It All Together Part 2 - Adjusting Proportions 12. Putting It All Together Part 3 - Female and Young Faces 13. Drawing Two Heroic Heads and a Visual Review 14. Understanding Simple Lighting on the Human Head
Gnomon Workshop - Dynamic Figure Drawing: The Body with David Finch In this DVD, David Finch reveals his step-by-step process for drawing the human body. He starts with simple tube form shapes, and then covers the placement of muscle throughout both the male and female bodies. David demonstrates how to pose a simple tube form effectively, allowing you to block-in and draw a figure in perspective and in a variety of poses. He discusses balance, posture and presentation, emphasizing line weight and lighting. Finally, David puts everything together and draws fully realized bodies with a variety of intricate poses, and a variety of proportions and details. This constructive drawing process teaches you to draw convincing human bodies without the need for tracing or using reference.
* Drawing without Reference * Block Shapes for Easy Posing and Perspective * Muscle Tone and Proportions * Balance, Posture and Gesture * Male and Female Differences * Line Weights * Muscle Tone and Proportions * Complete and Detailed Figures from Start to Finish
1. Introduction/Basic Structural Breakdown for the Body 2. Drawing Posed Figures Based on Basic Structure 3. Balance 4. Drawing Figures in Perspective 5. Blocking in Basic Anatomical Shapes 6. Blocking in Basic Female Anatomical Shapes 7. Breaking Down Line Weights 8. Lighting a Basic Body 9. Putting it all Together for a Completed Drawing 10. Drawing the Female Body 11. Adjusting Proportions and Detail for Different Body Types
Gnomon Workshop - Dynamic Figure Drawing: Hands and Feet with David Finch In this DVD, David Finch reveals his step-by-step process for drawing hands and feet. He starts with simple block shapes, and moves on to more complex shapes before showing how to place fingers and toes correctly. David discusses common mistakes and how to avoid them. He covers fingers and toes in detail, demonstrating how to draw them flat and in foreshortened perspective from multiple angles. He demonstrates some easy shortcuts and tricks, including use of negative space and dynamic folding between the fingers and thumb. Lastly, he draws completed hands and feet from multiple angles, covering the differences between male and female hands and subjects such as drawing claws, fingernail details and shoes. This constructive drawing process teaches you to draw convincing hands and feet without the need for tracing or using reference.
* Drawing Without Reference Material * Block Shapes to Complex Form * Foreshortening and Multiple Angles * Male and Female Differences * Adjusting Proportions for Different Characters * Shoe Variations * Common Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
1. Introduction/Drawing Simple Block Forms 2. Breaking Down the Structure of the Hand 3. Focus on Fingers 4. Drawing Hands in Detail 5. Drawing the Female Hand 6. Adjusting Proportion and Detail for Creature Hands 7. Drawing Basic Block Shapes for the Feet 8. Drawing a Slightly More Complex Foot Structure 9. Defining the Knuckles and Toes 10. Drawing a Standard Superhero Booted Foot 11. Drawing the Naked Foot