Griz and Norm Tuesday Tips - Handling Objects — To show a character handling an object, think of merging the hand and object into one simple shape. Think of how you would wrap your fingers around it and how you would use it. Function is key!
Tuesday Tips - A Matter Of Perspective: understanding the angle you’re drawing from means you can extrapolate the forms and sometimes exaggerate them. Think of your eye as a camera with a “fish-eye” lens, especially for a standing figure while you’re.
grizandnorm: “ Tuesday Tips - Leg Support It’s easy to forget weight and balance when attempting quick gesture drawings. The figure can feel “floaty” on the page. Something to keep in mind is body weight, and how it is often distributed through the.
Tuesday Tips – Asymmetry in facial expressions. A lot of times, asymmetry will bring energy and movement to a pose or composition. More specifically, I feel like breaking the symmetry of a character’s expression is key to bring interest to it.
Tuesday Tips - Watch Your Mouth (new tip, which will be included in 100 Tuesday Tips Volume available next year. The first volume is finally back in stock in our Etsy shop.) Even without language, we communicate a lot with the shape of our mouth.
grizandnorm: “ Tuesday Tips - Power Shading Here’s a technique I use often when attending life drawing sessions, especially nude sessions. I feel like it gives an energy and direction as well as clear.