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Draw With Jazza - Creating Characters by Josiah Brooks

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DRAWING THE STEREOTYPICAL FEMALE BODY

The stereotypical female body has elegant curves, with an hourglass shape in the torso, and dainty or soft-looking limbs. This is, of course, not what every woman does or should look like, but it is a general approach for a leading lady, and a good starting point.

1 CREATE THE SKELETON

Female hips are typically wider than a male’s, and their shoulders are usually narrower. When drawing the construction skeleton, it can be helpful to keep this in mind and aim for the hips to be at least as wide as the shoulders. ...

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