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Reilly Method Figure Drawing Week 6: Designing the Hands with Mark Westermoe

Reilly Method Figure Drawing Week 6: Designing the Hands
An Academic Approach to Drawing the Figure Follow along with Mark as he analyzes the structure and values of the hands

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Mark Westermoe
Figure Drawing
Conté Pencil
1h 25m 57s
Reilly Method Figure Drawing

We are pleased to share with you a 10-week long class brought to you by Art Mentors. In this class, legendary illustrator Mark Westermoe teaches figure drawing using the Reilly Method. In this 6th lesson, Mark will go over the Reilly Head Abstraction in detail and analyze selected master works of Matania. He will then demonstrate how to design the hands, first by laying in the structure, and then by refining the design through tonal and value control.


  • Prismacolor Turquoise Drawing Pencil
  • Smooth Newsprint
  • Conté Charcoal Pencil
Beginner / Intermediate

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