UPDATE ~ContestHello everyone! I have successfully gotten 10,000 page views! And to celebrate- I will hold a contest!UPDATE ~Contest by Lydia-Rawr
Well! Every good character needs a pet. So do I! I would like you all to draw my OC Autumn Breeze- with her very own pet. It can be very funny, or cute.
I would love too see something relating back to my OC's theme- which is autumn. She has her own Acorn hat- so maybe something like a squirrel would be cute. However a unexpected pet would be much appreciated too!
Here are a few references of her, one being the character at the top of this journal!
And a link to my cutie mark! http://sta.sh/01fk8ygdda4r
Create a picture with this handsome stallion, and be entered in the Spectrum Category. (This is separate from the contest)
1st place will receive 400 and a free commission from me!
2nd will receive 200 !
3rd will receive 100
How to: AnatomyHuman anatomy is, for sure, one of the hardest things to draw. But at the same time it's one of the most interesting things to draw, because... hey... we love making characters, and it's nice if they at least look a bit like a human being. I'm still far from perfect at drawing the human body, yet I've accumulated some very useful tips, tricks and websites.
Drawing from life
Drawing from life is awesome!
Look for life drawing classes in your environment, or if they're not available; ask your friends to pose for you. Go have a drink in the city when the weather is nice, and sketch people passing by. There's nowhere you learn more about human anatomy than by observing and sketching real people. There's only one downside to this; dynamic poses are tricky, as it's hard for any model to hold a difficult pose for a long time.
And no... drawing (nearly) naked people in a drawing class isn't awkward. I