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Figure Drawing: The Spirit of the Pose | Part 3: Formulation with Karl Gnass

Figure Drawing: The Spirit of the Pose | Part 3: Formulation
Master a Dynamic Approach to Drawing the Figure Add structure and form to your figure drawings

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Karl Gnass
Figure, Figure Drawing
Colored Pencil, Paper, Pastel Pencil
5h 49m 45s
The Spirit of the Pose

In this series, figure drawing instructor, Karl Gnass, will show you how to draw an entire figure through his five crucial stages: Gesture, Formulation, Anatomy, Light and Tone, and Aesthetics. In this third lesson of the series, Karl will share with you the Formulation stage, which is a crucial step in recognizing and understanding forms of the figure.


  • Faber-Castell Pitt Pastel Pencil – Black, Indian Red, and Indigo Blue
  • CarbOthello Pencil – Prussian Blue
  • Drawing Paper


Beginner / Intermediate

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