A practical guide to drawing the human figure from life. Illustrated step by step exercises show intermediate artists how to put fundamental drawing skills into practice.
About the Author
Hester started teaching drawing and painting in 2009. She ceaselessly teaches alongside bestselling writer Jake Spicer, running life drawing classes designed to challenge and grow her students’ understanding. She is based in Devon and has twice been shortlisted for the Sky Arts Artist of the Year, in addition to for the BP Portrait Award.
The only way to recover at drawing is through practise – and there’s no better subject to attract from than life. Let Sketch Club: Life Drawing show you how.This practical guide to capturing the human figure teaches fundamental drawing skills even as providing instruction on how to get the most from a life drawing class.Featuring 20 step by step exercises, the book shows intermediate artists how to put their skills into practice. Learn to construct a figure, capture gesture and bring depth, energy and movement into your work. Sketch Club: Life Drawing is the first in an exciting new series aimed at demystifying the artist’s process. The book covers a range of media and offers inspirational references to the work of other famous artists. A problem-solving section covers how to fix common mistakes and know when to stop. Hone your skills, build your confidence, and most importantly, get drawing!