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Week 1: Intro to the Human Machine with Steve Huston

Week 1: Intro to the Human Machine
Simplify the Study of Anatomy Focusing on structure & function.

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Steve Huston
Art Theory, Drawing
Anatomy, Human Figure
Colored Pencil, Marker, Paper, Pen
1h 49m 19s

In the first week, instructor Steve Huston will teach you an approach to simplifying human anatomy for more effective artwork. After a refresher on the concepts of gesture and structure, you will learn a functional and constructive approach to human anatomy. This lesson focuses on simplifying the figure and creating an effective narrative and aesthetic result. Steve will lecture, demonstrate from a live model, and teach you how to break down the rib cage.

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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