Introduction to Animal Anatomy

Join animal draftsperson and painter, Joe Weatherly for a beginner-friendly course on the anatomy of animals. Joe will teach you how to visualize the simplified three-dimensional structures that lie beneath the fur, feathers, and scales of animals to give you a powerful new way to construct your animal artwork!

10 Lessons 9h 3m 15s of videos

Level 1

Expert animal draftsman and painter, Joe Weatherly, breaks down the complex subject of animal anatomy using clear and easy to understand concepts. You will learn how to tackle a wide range of animal types and you will gain a methodology for quickly drawing any new animal with confidence and force. In this video lesson, Joe […]
Expert animal draftsman and painter, Joe Weatherly, breaks down the complex subject of animal anatomy using clear and easy to understand concepts. You will learn how to tackle a wide range of animal types and you will gain a methodology for quickly drawing any new animal with confidence and force. Hardware and Software Adobe Photoshop […]
Expert animal draftsman and painter, Joe Weatherly, breaks down the complex subject of animal anatomy using clear and easy to understand concepts. You will learn how to tackle a wide range of animal types and you will gain a methodology for quickly drawing any new animal with confidence and force. In this video lesson, Joe […]
Expert animal draftsman and painter, Joe Weatherly, breaks down the complex subject of animal anatomy using clear and easy to understand concepts. You will learn how to tackle a wide range of animal types and you will gain a methodology for quickly drawing any new animal with confidence and force. In this video lesson, Joe […]
In this video lesson series, expert animal draftsman and painter, Joe Weatherly, breaks down the complex subject of animal anatomy using clear and easy to understand concepts. In this video lesson, Joe explains the critical muscles and bones to analyze when dealing with animal anatomy and explains their relative importance. Joe will draw a horse, […]
Expert animal draftsman and painter, Joe Weatherly, breaks down the complex subject of animal anatomy using clear and easy to understand concepts. You will learn how to tackle a wide range of animal types and you will gain a methodology for quickly drawing any new animal with confidence and force. Hardware and Software Adobe Photoshop […]
Expert animal draftsman and painter, Joe Weatherly, breaks down the complex subject of animal anatomy using clear and easy to understand concepts. You will learn how to tackle a wide range of animal types and you will gain a methodology for quickly drawing any new animal with confidence and force. Hardware and Software Adobe Photoshop […]
Expert animal draftsman and painter, Joe Weatherly, breaks down the complex subject of animal anatomy using clear and easy to understand concepts. You will learn how to tackle a wide range of animal types and you will gain a methodology for quickly drawing any new animal with confidence and force. In this video lesson, Joe […]
Expert animal draftsman and painter, Joe Weatherly, breaks down the complex subject of animal anatomy using clear and easy to understand concepts. In this video lesson, Joe analyzes the hind limb of a horse and a canine. Joe also diagrams the muscles of a dog, and teaches you the terminology and importance of each muscle. […]

Common Questions

Is this a good Learning Path for beginners?

This is a more advanced Learning Path, so we do not recommend that you start here if you are a beginner.

Joe uses a digital tablet throughout this series. Do I have to use digital media to complete this Learning Path?

No, you can use whatever medium you prefer to complete this Learning Path.

Are assignments included in this Learning Path?

There are no assignments included in this Learning Path. We recommend that you draw along with Joe, copy his demonstrations and take notes to get the most out of this series.