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Hand Study: Visual Reference Guide

Hand Study: Visual Reference Guide | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

Aside from the face, the human hands are the most expressive parts of the anatomy. This reference guide will help you understand the parts of the hands and how to convey expression through different gestures.


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Eyes and Noses

Eyes and Noses | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
Just a study of eyes and noses. I'm trying out my realism, you know. Slow transition. There are a few I really like. One of those noses is mine, too. ;3 © me.
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This reference guide will help you understand the shape and structure of the human nose and eyes. The guide contains a variety of noses and eyes to use you can use as reference for your future drawings. Check it out.

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Hair Styles Drawing Reference Guide

Hair Styles Drawing Reference Guide | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
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This reference guide is for anyone who wants to learn about drawing different hairstyles. From short to long cuts, this guide is an easy way to understand the appearance of hair on the human face.


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Human Anatomy Reference Guide

Human Anatomy Reference Guide | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
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This reference guide explains the different parts of the human anatomy with an emphasis on proportions of the back view of the anatomy. This can be used as a general guide for drawing or as a cheat sheet for understanding basic muscle groups.

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Female Proportions Reference Guide

Female Proportions Reference Guide | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This reference guide covers the basics of the female human anatomy. It can be used by anyone who wants to gain a general understanding of the different proportion lines of the body, specifically when drawing female subjects.

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Eye Shape Drawing Reference

Eye Shape Drawing Reference | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
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The human eye comes in many different shapes and colors. This guide serves as a go-to guide for any artist who wants a quick and easy way of drawing different eye shapes -- from round to droopy.

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One Step at a Time - Feet Drawing Reference

One Step at a Time - Feet Drawing Reference | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
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This useful guide shows you how to draw the anatomy and skeletal structure of a human foot. The guide is easy to follow and contains some really helpful guidelines that will make the task of composing proportion feet as easy as possible.

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Hands Feet and Shoes Drawing Reference

Hands Feet and Shoes Drawing Reference | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

The hands and feet are some of the hardest parts of the anatomy to draw. This reference guide is for anyone having trouble finding the right proportions for these body parts. The good thing about this guide is that it variates hand gestures and foot positions, and even contains some references for drawing shoes.

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10 Artists, 10 Years: Color Palettes | Visual.ly

10 Artists, 10 Years: Color Palettes | Visual.ly | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
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This infographic takes you through the history of impressionism by showing you the different color palettes used by popular impressionists over the years. The infographic is for anyone who wants a quick look at ten years of impressionism in one simple picture.

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Body Study Cheat Sheet by Mustang-Blaze on deviantART

Body Study Cheat Sheet by Mustang-Blaze on deviantART | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This reference guide is a great tool for learning how to draw different parts of the human anatomy. It includes sketches for the feet, legs, arms, hands, and more. Check it out.

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Making a Portfolio for your Art

Making a Portfolio for your Art | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
A hard-sided portfolio is indispensable for protecting your drawing paper and completed drawings from becoming wrinkled, damaged, or destroyed. You can buy many types of wonderful portfolios in art supply stores. However, most tend to be very expensive, especially those made of leather.
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This unique tutorial shows you how you can make your very own portfolio using a few household materials. You can use the tips in the tutorial to build a new portfolio as your drawing collection grows, and the best part is that you can customize it by adding your creative designs to the portfolio.

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Color Theory Reference Sheet for Designers

Color Theory Reference Sheet for Designers | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it

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If you're a graphic designer in need of something to remember color theory, this reference guide is all you need. It includes information about subtractive colors, different color types and color meanings, as well as some useful terms for describing colors.

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Face Patterns Drawing Reference

Face Patterns Drawing Reference | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

Use this reference guide to find out new ways of drawing facial features using lines of symmetry and useful tips. The guide includes information about drawing the face from the front and size view, drawing eyes, and nose lips and ears.


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FEMALE BODY STUDY

FEMALE BODY STUDY | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
Another practice on female anatomy. Took in considerations from the previous one I did, I'm mindful of the belly button's placement and breasts this time. Overall I think this is fruitful study and I learned something.
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This reference guide contains elements of the female anatomy that will help you compose better anatomy drawings. The guide has different poses you can refer to when drawing stylized portraits of female subjects.

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Dynamic Poses Study 1

Dynamic Poses Study 1 | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it



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This reference guide illustrates the general form of a variety of different poses. It can be used to guide your portrait drawing sessions  or as a tool for understanding movement in the human anatomy.

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Horse Drawing Reference Guide

Horse Drawing Reference Guide | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
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This comprehensive reference guide covers the various steps involved in drawing a horse. It also includes information about horse body types, drawing poses and using simple shapes to draw different parts of the anatomy.

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Hands Drawing Reference Guide for Artists

Hands Drawing Reference Guide for Artists | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This reference guide contains a step-by-step tutorial explaining the process of drawing a human hand from basic shapes. It also has information about drawing hands performing different gestures and holding a wide range of objects.

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Hand drawing reference

Hand drawing reference | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This hand drawing reference gives an up-close look at the anatomy of the hands and fingers in their natural gesture and when holding objects. The guide also contains a few guidelines that can be used the proportion the different sections of the hand.

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Human Ear Reference Guide

Human Ear Reference Guide | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This reference guide gives a simple description of how to align the ear with other facial features. It can be used to find out how to line the ear to the ear brows, eyes, and nose.


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Perspective Drawing Reference

Perspective Drawing Reference | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
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This concise image explains the guidelines and basic rules you should pay attention to when attempting to add perspective to your drawings. This is an extremely useful resource for any artist.

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Gesture Drawing Reference Guide

Gesture Drawing Reference Guide | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

Use this reference guide to understand the proportions of the human anatomy in different poses and angles. This tutorial is especially useful for portrait artists and for anyone who frequently draws using reference images or subjects.

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Anatomy- Eye, Lip, Ear 1 by tatsumakichan on deviantART

Anatomy- Eye, Lip, Ear 1 by tatsumakichan on deviantART | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

Use this reference guide whenever you need to be reminded of the different parts of the eyes, lips, and ears. The sketches are labeled for easy understanding and also serve as a rough guide for drawing each of the facial features.

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Christina Kizan's curator insight, August 19, 2014 4:51 AM

comment transformer un dessin en cours d'anatomie! tres bon pour le scrabble et ses mots compliqués! ;) apprendre à voir c'est mieux!

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Drawing Curved Lines Naturally

Drawing Curved Lines Naturally | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it

You're a Natural, you discovered your natural hand movement for drawing straight lines. In this lesson, I show you how to find your natural hand movement for drawing curved lines and circular shapes (such as circles and ovals).

Jerome Okutho's insight:

This tutorial will help you find your natural hand movement and improve your shape drawing skills. The tutorial has tips about drawing with clockwise and counterclockwise motion, and drawing single curved lines, compound curved lines, and circular shapes.

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How to Create a Pattern Suitable for Royalty in Adobe Illustrator

How to Create a Pattern Suitable for Royalty in Adobe Illustrator | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it

"In this tutorial I'll show you how to create a complex symmetrical pattern using Adobe Illustrator together with the additional tools of MirrorMe, allowing you to create instant symmetry, the Smart Remove Brush, enabling you to remove excess points with one stroke, and ColliderScribe, giving you precision and speed when placing objects adjacently. So, let's start getting more familiar with some of the high-tech aspects in vector graphics!"

Jerome Okutho's insight:

If you've ever wanted to create your very own royal pattern, this tutorial will show you how to use the tools in adobe illustrator and mirrorme to create intricate pattern designs you can use in any of your projects. This is a great tutorial for anyone who wants to familiarize themselves with some of the advanced features of Illustrator.


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Arms and Hands Tutorial

Arms and Hands Tutorial | Drawing References and Resources | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

If you want to practice your arm and hand drawings, this reference guide will show you a few tips you can use to improve your drawings. Among other topics, you'll discover how to shade different parts of the anatomy, proportion the arms and hands, and give your arm drawings a sense of motion.

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