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Week 9: Introduction to Gesture and Figure Drawing with Bill Perkins

Week 9: Introduction to Gesture and Figure Drawing
Introduction to the Figure Learn gesture, rhythm and movement

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Bill Perkins
Art Theory, Drawing
Composition, Human Figure
Charcoal Pencil, Conté, Paper, Pastel Pencil
1h 40m 43s

In week nine, you will learn how to use rhythm and gesture to create a sense of movement and character within your figure drawings. Instructor Bill Perkins will teach you how to find the rhythms within the forms and contour of the figure. He also shows you how to apply chiaroscuro in designing your artwork.

Throughout this course, you’ll have access to the NMA community for feedback and critiques to improve your work as you progress.

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